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:
    Linux:
    wget http://www.psoft.net/shiv/HS/u-sudo-1.6.8p12.tgz
    FreeBSD:
    fetch http://www.psoft.net/shiv/HS/u-sudo-1.6.8p12.tgz
  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:
    ./update.sh


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