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mysite:2083 running outdated versions of php & cpanel?

Discussion in 'Security' started by nerod, May 5, 2011.

  1. nerod

    nerod Member

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    Whenever I login to cpanel's whm under https I see (according to server headers) it is running cpanel cpsrvd/11.28.87 and upon heading to phpmyadmin via cpanel's main window -> PHP 5.2.9! It is my understanding nothing under php 5.3x is supported. How can I fix this?

    When I visit www.example.com (as in: my site) I see php is running php 5.3.6; I update via EasyApache in WHM.
     
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    As root, run /scripts/easyapache and update to 5.3
     
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    I am not sure what you mean by this. At this time, cPanel supports PHP 5.2.9, 5.2.17, 5.3.5 and 5.3.6 and builds any of these versions using EasyApache. EasyApache still offers the option to build 5.2.x versions because some hosts have customers running old scripts that would break in 5.3.x.
     
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    The PHP version reported by the phpMyAdmin is the internal PHP binary provided with cPanel & WHM (it resides in /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty). This is not the same binary used by Apache to serve website content.
     
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    I understand why Cpanel offers them, but according to php.net:
    Ok, that makes sense as to why there's differences in versions - but because these are technically 'out of date' - is it possible to hide the server headers?

    For example:
    Visiting https://www.example.com/webmail - I can see cpsrvd/11.30.0.16

    Can I hide that?
     
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