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 :

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

- Argentina does not enter DST on October 18. (BZ#529427,
BZ#529497, BZ#529677)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?05ab7568
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=529427
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=529497
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=529677

Solution :

Update the affected tzdata package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60687 ()

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