For the sysPass updating the following steps are needed:

  1. Download the application from and uncompress the files
  2. Set the sysPass directory owner and permissions
  3. Copy the files (“config.xml”, “key.pem” y “pubkey.pem”) within the “config” directory from the current version to the new one
  4. Open the application from a web browser

If the application requires a database upgrade:

  1. Perform a database backup
  2. Enter the updating code which could be found in the “config/config.xml” file within the tag “upgradeKey”


After the updating, it will show a message and you could take a look to the updating details in the event log