[CentOS] URGENT! Shellshock fix DOES NOT fix the bug on CentOS 5.4

Sun Sep 28 23:55:50 UTC 2014
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 6:13 PM, Vojin Urosevic <vu at linuxusers.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 6:32 PM, Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 12:22 PM, Greg Lindahl <lindahl at pbm.com> wrote:
>> >>
>> > A third source is companies with homegrown code deployed on CentOS
>> > servers and poor-quality test suites. They tend to be in the "omg
>> > never change anything unless forced at gunpoint!" camp. It's an
>> > unfortunate situation, and it can cost a lot of money and time to fix.
>> >Or even with decent test suites you recognize that you can't perfectly
>> >mulate a live internet-connected production environment.  Or you've
>>been burned by updates that did break things and the time it took to
>> >f>nd a workaround.  There's just no getting around complicated systems
>> >being complicated.
> Hence the need for immutable infrastructure.

Sure, right after the last bug is found and fixed.  Meanwhile we
balance the risk of change against the risk of not changing.

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com