- Root access to your server
Applying system updates is an essential part of managing a server. This is to ensure that security patches and bug updates are applied and will ensure that you system stays running.
With stable Linux platforms such as CentOS 6, you can automatically apply updates. This then removes the administrative burden of having to do this manually. This is safe to apply to systems running Plesk and recommended to keep your system secure.
yum install yum-cron
Enable the yum-cron service:
chkconfig yum-cron on
If you'd want to receive notifications of when updates occur, edit
Updates will now be applied to your system automatically.