Scientific Linux Security Update : tzdata on SL3.x, SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

The tzdata package contains data files with rules for various time
zones around the world.

This updated package addresses the following changes to Daylight
Saving Time (DST) observations :

- Future transition dates for Brazil were fixed.

- Several Argentinian provinces decided not to observe
Daylight Saving.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?7b4d143f

Solution :

Update the affected tzdata package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60491 ()

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