Patches&Updates Sudo 1.6.8p12 Security Update

10 Nov 2005

H-Sphere versions:   All

This document explains how to update Sudo to the latest hsphere-sudo-1.6.8p12 version in order to fix a security flaw found in previous versions.

Sudo 1.6.8p12-1 updates:

  • hsphere-sudo-1.6.8p12-1 (Linux)
  • hsphere-sudo-1.6.8p12_1 (FreeBSD)

The update procedure is performed on CP server and updates all H-Sphere Unix/Linux servers automatically.

  1. Log into your control panel server as root:
    su -
  2. Download the upgrade package from our site:
  3. Unpack the archive:
    tar -xzf u-sudo-1.6.8p12.tgz
  4. Enter the unpacked directory:
    cd u-sudo-1.6.8p12
  5. Run the update:

Copyright 1998-2008. Positive Software Corporation.
All rights reserved.