Make sure you regularly check our Knowledge Base for help with any of your technical needs! Articles are posted daily that feature helpful how-to’s and explanations on the latest web hosting topics. This edition of our weekly wrap-up features the CVE-2015-0235 vulnerability, MariaDB, WordPress, glibc, and instructions on how to check the version of your Ubuntu and CentOS installs.
Read about this vulnerability for Red Hat and CentOS found in the glibc library that allows a remote attacker to potentially execute arbitrary code.
Learn how to install MariaDB 5.5, a drop-in replacement for MySQL that offers many speed and performance improvements, on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
Find out which command you need to check the version of your Ubuntu and CentOS installs.
Learn how to install WordPress, one of the most popular options for running a website or blog, in cPanel/WHM with Softaculous.
Follow these step-by-step instructions to check the version of glibc, the GNU Project’s implementation of the C standard library, on both Fedora 20 and Fedora 21.
Check out this very quick tutorial on how to update glibc on Fedora.