RHEL 5 : MRG (RHSA-2014:0261)

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Synopsis :

The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.

Description :

This is the one-month notification for the retirement of Red Hat
Enterprise MRG Version 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. This
notification applies only to those customers with subscriptions for
Red Hat Enterprise MRG Version 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

In accordance with the Red Hat Enterprise MRG Life Cycle policy, the
Red Hat Enterprise MRG product, which includes MRG-Messaging,
MRG-Realtime, and MRG-Grid, Version 1 offering for Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 5 will be retired as of March 31, 2014, and support will no
longer be provided.

Accordingly, Red Hat will no longer provide updated packages,
including critical impact security patches or urgent priority bug
fixes, for MRG-Messaging, MRG-Realtime, and MRG-Grid Version 1 on Red
Hat Enterprise Linux 5 after that date. In addition, technical support
through Red Hat's Global Support Services will no longer be provided
for Red Hat Enterprise MRG Version 1 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
after March 31, 2014.

We encourage customers to plan their migration from Red Hat Enterprise
MRG Version 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 to Red Hat Enterprise MRG
Version 2 on either Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 or Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 6. As a benefit of the Red Hat subscription model, customers can
use their active Red Hat Enterprise MRG subscriptions to entitle any
system on a currently supported version of those products.

Details of the Red Hat Enterprise MRG life cycle can be found here:
https://access.redhat.com/site/support/policy/updates/mrg/

See also :

https://access.redhat.com/site/support/policy/updates/mrg/
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0261.html

Solution :

Update the affected mrg-release package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76673 ()

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