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Bash bug: Shellshocked yet? You will be ... when this goes WORM


Re: Oh $!#t.

Using MacPorts (or Hoebrew) doesn't protect you against this in any way. First, bash isn't normally replaced with MacPorts, you'd have to explicitly include it in MacPorts. Moreover, since you or some user must explicitly enable MacPorts for use by some specific user - and hopefully never root or system users - everything else is still using the distro bash, e.g. cron, apache, anything other than users relying on MacPorts. So you're still left with a vulnerable bash even if you have MacPorts.

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