Bash Security Vulnerability Patch Instructions

A new major security vulnerability impacting Linux customers who leverage Bash as their shell was announced yesterday.

Additional information on the vulnerability can be found here:

https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/current-activity/2014/09/24/Bourne-Again-Shell-Bash-Remote-Code-Execution-Vulnerability

Hostrime strongly recommends customers exposed to this vulnerability apply the appropriate security patch as shortly as possible.
Bash Security Vulnerability Patch Instructions:
Below are instructions for patching your systems:
  • For Debian, run the following command:

apt-get update && apt-get install –y –only-upgrade bash

  • For CentOS or RedHat, run the following command:

yum update bash

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