KernelCare agent updated - version 2.27-1 is available

Apr 30, 2020 1:47:46 PM / by Inessa Atmachian


We are pleased to announce that a new updated KernelCare agent version 2.27-1 is now available.


  • refine patch probing logic, use public file for probing
  • clean up licensing logic
  • remove Python 25 compatibility
  • unify subprocess calls
  • save the source of update to the state file
  • scanner interface: fix logname problem
  • make state parsing robust

Update command

yum update kernelcare


Previous updates:

  1. KernelCare agent updated - version 2.23-1 is now available
  2. KernelCare agent updated - version 2.24-1 is available

About KernelCare

KernelCare is a live patching system that patches Linux kernel vulnerabilities automatically, with no reboots. It's used on over 300,000 servers, and has been used to patch servers running for 6+ years. It works with all major Linux distributions, such as RHEL, CentOS, Amazon Linux, and Ubuntu. It also interoperates with common vulnerability scanners such as Nessus, Tenable, Rapid7, and Qualys. To talk with a consultant about how KernelCare might meet your enterprise’s specific needs, contact us directly at

Topics: KernelCare, KernelCare agent, Developer Blog

Inessa Atmachian

Written by Inessa Atmachian

Inessa Atmachian is a Technical Writer. She is responsible for developing technical product documentation for CloudLinux OS, KernelCare, and Imunify360 products. She provides customers with release notes and information on product updates.

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