libapache2-mod-rpaf 0.5-3+squeeze1build0.11.10.1 source package in Ubuntu

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libapache2-mod-rpaf (0.5-3+squeeze1build0.11.10.1) oneiric-security; urgency=low

  * fake sync from Debian

libapache2-mod-rpaf (0.5-3+squeeze1) stable-security; urgency=high

  * New maintainer (See: #636732)
  * Edit 030_ipv6.patch to fix DOS via crafted X-Forwarded-For
    header (Closes: #683984, thanks to S├ębastien Bocahu)
 -- Steve Beattie <email address hidden>   Wed, 22 Aug 2012 16:42:54 -0700

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Steve Beattie on 2012-08-22
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Oneiric
Original maintainer:
Sergey B Kirpichev
Architectures:
any
Section:
web
Urgency:
Very Urgent

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libapache2-mod-rpaf: module for Apache2 which takes the last IP from the 'X-Forwarded-For' header

 rpaf is short for reverse proxy add forward.
 .
 rpaf is for backend Apache servers what mod_proxy_add_forward is for
 frontend Apache servers. It does exactly the opposite of
 mod_proxy_add_forward written by Ask Bjorn Hansen.
 .
 It changes the remote address of the client visible to other Apache modules
 when two conditions are satisfied. First condition is that the remote client
 is actually a proxy that is defined in httpd.conf. Secondly if there is an
 incoming X-Forwarded-For header and the proxy is in its list of known
 proxies it takes the last IP from the incoming X-Forwarded-For header and
 changes the remote address of the client in the request structure.