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Eclipse guru, Mac OS X enthusiast, and occasional fair weather pilot.

Follow me on App.Net at @alblue, or twitter at @alblue, or visit my blog at alblue.bandlem.com. I have specific tags for Swift, OSGi, Java, Git and Eclipse.

I have written two books on Eclipse and another in the works on Swift:

Eclipse 4 Plug-in Development: Beginner's Guide (GitHub repository)

Mastering Eclipse Plug-in Development (GitHub repository)


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revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
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revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Added 3.2.55 information
Oct
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revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Removed ./ from bash
Sep
30
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Changed downloads to HTTPS instead of HTTP, since it was link-relative. Added note that the official Apple fix is vulnerable to the Game Over issue.
Sep
30
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Changed downloads to HTTPS instead of HTTP, since it was link-relative.
Sep
30
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Added note since the question says 'ahead of the official patch' and now there is an official patch.
Sep
30
comment How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Yes, I had the links added 9 hours ago but they were incorrectly deleted. apple.stackexchange.com/revisions/146849/10
Sep
30
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Re-added links removed in last edit
Sep
29
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Updates are not yet visible through softwareupdate - they have been made available as DMGs only
Sep
29
comment How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Thanks! This may be easier than recompiling for many / most.
Sep
29
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Added links to downloads to the question
Sep
29
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
added 1 character in body
Sep
29
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Apple have finally released a patch for the Bash fix, over half a week after the initial vulnerability was reported.
Sep
29
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Apple have finally released a patch for the Bash fix, over half a week after the initial vulnerability was reported.
Sep
28
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Updated summary
Sep
28
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Added patch -054 to instructions
Sep
27
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Added missing S
Sep
27
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Added example of an auto-imported function leading to potential vulnerabilities, added an uncomment here link
Sep
27
revised How do I recompile Bash to avoid Shellshock (the remote exploit CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169)?
Added ADD_IMPORT_FUNCTIONS_PATCH