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Using YUM for Security Updates
In this hands-on lab, you will check a Red Hat server to see if there are any security-related updates. You will then update the server to the latest version of the software.
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Log in to the Supplied Server
Log in to the supplied server as
cloud_user. This will help you test that you can connect to it and run the required commands.
Check the Server to See If There Are Any Updates
Use the appropriate commands to check if there are any pending updates to the operating system and the software that is currently installed.
sudocommand to check for the updates, or you may use the
sudocommand to change to the
rootuser and then check for the updates.
Update the Server's Operating System and Installed Software
Use the appropriate command to update your server's operating system and installed software.
What's a lab?
Hands-on Labs are real environments created by industry experts to help you learn. These environments help you gain knowledge and experience, practice without compromising your system, test without risk, destroy without fear, and let you learn from your mistakes. Hands-on Labs: practice your skills before delivering in the real world.