Scientific Linux Security Update : up2date on SL3.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

* previously, up2date did not check if it was running on a KVM-based
virtualized instance of Scientific Linux 3.0.9. With this update,
up2date now checks for and supports running in fully-virtualized
environments.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e4ba26fc

Solution :

Update the affected up2date and / or up2date-gnome packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60792 ()

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