Debian DLA-179-1 : tzdata new upstream version

2015-03-26T00:00:00
ID DEBIAN_DLA-179.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2015-12-02T00:00:00

Description

Upstream published version 2015b.

Changes since 2014h-0squeeze1 currently in squeeze-lts are the following :

  • New leap second 2015-06-30 23:59:60 UTC.

  • New DST for Mongolia.

  • New DST for Palestine.

  • New DST for Cancun (Mexico).

  • New DST for Chile.

  • New DST for Fiji.

  • Time zone change for Turks & Caicos.

  • New time zone for Bougainville (Papua New Guinea).

  • New time zone abbreviation for Belarus.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from Debian Security Advisory DLA-179-1. The text
# itself is copyright (C) Software in the Public Interest, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(82164);
  script_version("$Revision: 1.2 $");
  script_cvs_date("$Date: 2015/12/02 20:08:16 $");

  script_name(english:"Debian DLA-179-1 : tzdata new upstream version");
  script_summary(english:"Checks dpkg output for the updated packages.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Debian host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"Upstream published version 2015b.

Changes since 2014h-0squeeze1 currently in squeeze-lts are the
following :

  - New leap second 2015-06-30 23:59:60 UTC.

  - New DST for Mongolia.

  - New DST for Palestine.

  - New DST for Cancun (Mexico).

  - New DST for Chile.

  - New DST for Fiji.

  - Time zone change for Turks & Caicos.

  - New time zone for Bougainville (Papua New Guinea).

  - New time zone abbreviation for Belarus.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description
block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted
to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without
introducing additional issues."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2015/03/msg00016.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://packages.debian.org/source/squeeze-lts/tzdata"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Upgrade the affected tzdata, and tzdata-java packages."
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"risk_factor", value:"High");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:tzdata");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:tzdata-java");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2015/03/22");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2015/03/26");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"Debian Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/Debian/release", "Host/Debian/dpkg-l");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("debian_package.inc");


if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/release")) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Debian");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/dpkg-l")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);


flag = 0;
if (deb_check(release:"6.0", prefix:"tzdata", reference:"2015b-0squeeze1")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"6.0", prefix:"tzdata-java", reference:"2015b-0squeeze1")) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:deb_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else audit(AUDIT_HOST_NOT, "affected");