Protection against "CRIME attack"/Disable SSL compression under Ubuntu/Apache/2.2.22

Lucas Pelegrino asked:

I’m trying to disable SSL compression in my server, but can’t because SSLCompression option isn’t yet avaliable with my current apache installation.

I found a patch that will give me that option, but have no ideia how to apply it. Could you guys help me?

My answer:

This issue was resolved with a backported patch. You only need to update Apache to the version given in the security notice, or a later version.

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