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 one or more security
updates.

Description :

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

- during Ramadan, that is, during the period between
2010-08-11 and 2010-09-08, Egypt will suspend DST. The
DST period will be officially restored on 2010-09-09.
(BZ#618593, BZ#618597, BZ#618599)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a3c08cdc
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=618593
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=618597
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=618599

Solution :

Update the affected tzdata and / or tzdata-java packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60832 ()

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