There has been quite a big buzz through SysAdmin circles these past few days due to the Bash Shellshock vulnerability CVE-2014-6271 that has a potential to allow remote code execution on your system (VERY BAD!).
Far be it for me to claim to be a security expert (that's why I get rss alerts from security blogs and mailing lists), I do recommend those who run their own Linux Servers to get right on the fix fast.
While there's no complete fix, it is still a wise move to minimize your vulnerability as much as possible.
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