Debian DLA-3684-1 : tzdata - LTS security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 186663


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


The remote Debian 10 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the dla-3684 advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade the tzdata packages.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 2021a-0+deb10u12.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 186663

File Name: debian_DLA-3684.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/7/2023

Updated: 12/7/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:tzdata, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/7/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/7/2023