Scientific Linux Security Update : tzdata enhancement update on SL5.x, SL6.x i386/x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 67220
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update adds the following enhancements :
Morocco does not observe DST during Ramadan. Therefore, Morocco is expected to switch to Western European Time (WET) on July 7 and resume again to Western European Summer Time (WEST) on August 10. Also, the period of DST in Israel has been extended until the last Sunday in October from the year 2013 onwards.
This update has been placed in the security tree to avoid timezone related problems such as ntp sync errors.
SolutionUpdate the affected tzdata and / or tzdata-java packages.