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Manage Patches

"Patch management is the process of using a strategy and plan of what patches should be applied to which systems at a specified time." — Wikipedia

Here's how to update the Digital Ocean droplet, including nginx:

add-apt-repository ppa:nginx/stable
aptitude update
aptitude safe-upgrade
service nginx restart

So far we run this whenever someone on HackerOne notices that we're out of date, which is actually harder to depend on now that we don't leak the version in the Server header or error pages.

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