Pound - Reverse proxy and load balancer

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository EPEL i386
Package name Pound
Package version 2.6
Package release 2.el6.1
Package architecture i686
Package type rpm
Installed size 238.04 KB
Download size 98.19 KB
Official Mirror dl.fedoraproject.org
The Pound program is a reverse proxy, load balancer and
HTTPS front-end for Web server(s). Pound was developed
to enable distributing the load among several Web-servers
and to allow for a convenient SSL wrapper for those Web
servers that do not offer it natively. Pound is distributed
under the GPL - no warranty, it's free to use, copy and
give away


Package Version Architecture Repository
Pound-2.6-2.el6.1.x86_64.rpm 2.6 x86_64 EPEL
Pound-2.6-2.el6.art.i686.rpm 2.6 i686 Atomic
Pound-2.6-2.el6.art.x86_64.rpm 2.6 x86_64 Atomic
Pound - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
/sbin/chkconfig -
/sbin/service -
/usr/sbin/groupadd -
/usr/sbin/useradd -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.4) -
libcrypto.so.10 -
libcrypto.so.10(libcrypto.so.10) -
libdl.so.2 -
libm.so.6 -
libm.so.6(GLIBC_2.0) -
libpcreposix.so.0 -
libpthread.so.0 -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.0) -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.1) -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.3.2) -
libresolv.so.2 -
libssl.so.10 -
libssl.so.10(libssl.so.10) -
libtcmalloc.so.4 -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
Pound = 2.6-2.el6.1
Pound(x86-32) = 2.6-2.el6.1
config(Pound) = 2.6-2.el6.1


Type URL
Binary Package Pound-2.6-2.el6.1.i686.rpm
Source Package Pound-2.6-2.el6.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Download latest epel-release rpm from
  2. Install epel-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh epel-release*rpm
  3. Install Pound rpm package:
    # yum install Pound




2014-10-24 - Lubomir Rintel <lkundrak@v3.sk> - 2.6-2.1
- Backport various security fixes. Note they usually are extra options that need
to be enabled manually so that we won't break functionality:
- CVE-2011-3389: Make it possible to deny use of "BEAST" vulnerable ciphers
- CVE-2012-4929: Disable compression to be safe from "CRIME"
- CVE-2005-2090: Chunked encofing response splitting (no awkward name here)
- CVE-2014-3566: Allow disabling SSLv3 (and others), to be safe from "POODLE"
- A redirect XSS fix
2012-05-30 - Manuel Wolfshant < wolfy@fedoraproject.org> 2.6-2
- Rebuild with new gperftools
2012-01-09 - Ruben Kerkhof <ruben@rubenkerkhof.com> 2.6-1
- Upstream released new version
2010-11-22 - Lubomir Rintel (GoodData) <lubo.rintel@gooddata.com> - 2.5-1.1
- Still no tmalloc in el6/x86_64
2010-02-10 - Ruben Kerkhof <ruben@rubenkerkhof.com> 2.5-1
- Upstream released new version
2009-11-11 - Lubomir Rintel (GoodData) <lubo.rintel@gooddata.com> - 2.4.5-1
- Rebased to new upstream release
2009-08-26 - Tomas Mraz <tmraz@redhat.com> - 2.4.4-4
- rebuilt with new openssl
2009-07-24 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 2.4.4-3
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_12_Mass_Rebuild
2009-02-23 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 2.4.4-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_11_Mass_Rebuild
2009-01-15 - Ruben Kerkhof <ruben@rubenkerkhof.com> 2.4.4-1
- upstream released new version

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