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

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


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 :

- In Samoa, the Daylight Saving Time period ends on
2011-04-03 at 1:00, not at midnight.

- In Fiji, the end of the Daylight Saving Time period has
been moved to 2011-03-06.

- In the zone.tab file, an obsolete association of Vostok
Station with South Magnetic Pole was removed, and the
association with Lake Vostok was added instead.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6320a56b

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60932 ()

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