Project description.

The Apache HTTP Server Project is an effort to develop and maintain an open-source HTTP server for modern operating systems including UNIX and Windows NT.

The goal of this project is to provide a secure, efficient and extensible server that provides HTTP services in sync with the current HTTP standards

Apache 2.2.14 Changelog
  • SECURITY: CVE-2009-2699 (cve.mitre.org) Fixed in APR 1.3.9. Faulty error handling in the Solaris pollset support (Event Port backend) which could trigger hangs in the prefork and event MPMs on that platform. PR 47645. [Jeff Trawick]
  • SECURITY: CVE-2009-3095 (cve.mitre.org) mod_proxy_ftp: sanity check authn credentials. [Stefan Fritsch , Joe Orton]
  • SECURITY: CVE-2009-3094 (cve.mitre.org) mod_proxy_ftp: NULL pointer dereference on error paths. [Stefan Fritsch , Joe Orton]
  • mod_proxy_scgi: Backport from trunk. [AndrĂ© Malo]
  • mod_ldap: Don't try to resolve file-based user ids to a DN when AuthLDAPURL has been defined at a very high level. PR 45946. [Eric Covener]
  • htcacheclean: 19 ways to fail, 1 error message. Fixed. [Graham Leggett]
  • mod_ldap: Bring the LDAPCacheEntries and LDAPOpCacheEntries usage() in synch with the manual and the implementation (0 and -1 both disable the cache). [Eric Covener]
  • mod_ssl: The error message when SSLCertificateFile is missing should at least give the name or position of the problematic virtual host definition. [Stefan Fritsch sf sfritsch.de]
  • htdbm: Fix possible buffer overflow if dbm database has very long values. PR 30586 [Dan Poirier]
  • Add support for HTTP PUT to ab. [Jeff Barnes ]
  • mod_ssl: Fix SSL_*_DN_UID variables to use the 'userID' attribute type. PR 45107. [Michael Ströder , Peter Sylvester ]
  • mod_cache: Add CacheIgnoreURLSessionIdentifiers directive to ignore defined session identifiers encoded in the URL when caching. [Ruediger Pluem]
  • mod_mem_cache: fix seg fault under load due to pool concurrency problem PR: 47672 [Dan Poirier ]
  • mod_autoindex: Correctly create an empty cell if the description for a file is missing. PR 47682 [Peter Poeml ]