Scientific Linux Security Update : yum on SL5.x i386/x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 60708
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis updated yum package fixes the following bugs :
- The kernel module plugin has been updated to deal with the situation where both a package that has a kernel module (such as openafs) is being updated at the same time that a kernel is being updated, while an old kernel is being removed.
- string TypeError bug - Reported and Fixed by Yannick Perret
- negative sack length bug - Reported and Fixed by Tim Rupp
SolutionUpdate the affected yum package.