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Recent software updates and News:

24.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - clusterlib, cman, corosync, corosynclib updates.
24.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cpuspeed, device-mapper-multipath, java, kpartx updates.
16.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - kernel-rt, samba4 updates.
16.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - mrg-release updates.
10.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - flash-plugin, httpd, httpd-manual, httpd-tools [...] updates.
10.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - flash-plugin, httpd, httpd-manual, mod_ssl [...] updates.
08.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - openssl, openssl-perl, [...] updates.
03.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - resource-agents, syslinux, tzdata, wireshark updates.
03.04.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - smartmontools, tzdata, wireshark updates.
27.03.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - kernel, CERN-CA-certs, devtoolset-2, devtoolset-2-batik [...] updates.
27.03.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - [SECURITY]: SLC5X - CERN-CA-certs, devtoolset-2, devtoolset-2-binutils, devtoolset-2-build [...] updates.
20.03.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - 389-ds-base, firefox, openafs, qt [...] updates.
20.03.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cman, firefox, flash-plugin, kernel [...] updates.
13.03.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - ksh, libtirpc, libvirt, qemu-kvm, subversion [...] updates.
13.03.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - mrg-release, postgresql, subversion, sudo [...] updates.
06.03.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - gnutls, gnutls-guile, gnutls-utils, kmod-lin_tape [...] updates.
06.03.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - gnutls, gnutls-utils, libtiff, lpadmincern [...] updates.
27.02.2014 Using Canon 'SecurePrint' on SLC5/SLC6.
27.02.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - am-utils, cern-get-keytab, compat-openldap, debugmode [...] updates.
27.02.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - am-utils, cern-get-keytab, compat-openldap, flash-plugin [...] updates.
20.02.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - distcc, VidyoDesktop, kernel-rt, mysql, [...] updates.
20.02.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - VidyoDesktop, kdelibs, kmod-kvm, mysql55, [...] updates.
13.02.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - cern-get-keytab, cern-java-deployment-ruleset, cern-wrappers, fence-agents [...] updates.
13.02.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cern-get-keytab, cern-java-deployment-ruleset, cern-wrappers, grub [...] updates.
06.02.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - firefox, flash-plugin, thunderbird [...] updates.
06.02.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - firefox, flash-plugin, thunderbird [...] updates.
30.01.2014 Centos / Redhat announcement and Scientific Linux update.
30.01.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - firefox, glusterfs, glusterfs-api, glusterfs-fuse, [...] updates.
30.01.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - java, openssl, openssl-perl, pidgin-sipe, [...] updates.
23.01.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - augeas, bind, bind, java-1.7.0-oracle, pacemaker updates.
23.01.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cern-java-deployment-ruleset, java-1.7.0-oracle updates.
16.01.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - flash-plugin, java-1.7.0-openjdk, libXfont, openssl [...] updates.
16.01.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - flash-plugin, gnupg,java-1.7.0-openjdk, libXfont [...] updates.
09.01.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - 389-ds-base, ca-certificates, cumin, kernel, openafs [...] updates.
09.01.2014 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cman, cumin, kernel, xorg [...] updates.
17.12.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - ccs, kernel, flash-plugin, mesa [...] updates.
17.12.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - flash-plugin, CERN-CA-certs, thunderbird [...] updates.
16.12.2013 RHEL7 BETA - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 BETA available.
12.12.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - openafs, cman, dracut, dracut-caps [...] updates.
12.12.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - e4fsprogs, firefox, kernel [...] updates.
09.12.2013 Scientific Linux 6.5 (SLC65) becomes default SLC6 production release.
05.12.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - SLC 6.5 updates - over 1000 packages.
05.12.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - CERN-CA-certs, gimp, gimp-libs, grub [..] updates.
29.11.2013 SLC 6.5 - Scientific Linux CERN 6.5 TEST available.
25.11.2013 RHEL 6.5 - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server Update 5 available.
21.11.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - cern-rpmverify update.
21.11.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cern-rpmverify & TIVsm-license update.
18.11.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - TIVsm-license update.
14.11.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - CERN-CA-certs, cern-get-keytab, flash-plugin, java, [...] updates.
14.11.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - CERN-CA-certs, cern-get-keytab, flash-plugin, kernel, [...] updates.
07.11.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - java-1.6.0-openjdk, kernel-rt, cmirror, device-mapper, [...] updates.
07.11.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cman, java-1.6.0-openjdk, lvm2-cluster updates.
04.11.2013 Developer Toolset (gcc/g++/gfortran - 4.8.1) available for SLC 6 and 5.
31.10.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - firefox, gnupg2, postgresql [...] updates.
31.10.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - firefox, gnupg, postgresql84 [...] updates.
24.10.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - kernel, cern-get-keytab, java-1.7.0-oracle [...] updates.
24.10.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - kernel, cern-get-keytab, java-1.7.0-oracle, httpd [...] updates.
21.10.2013 Software Collections 1.0 for Scientific Linux CERN 6.
17.10.2013 Scientific Linux 5.10 (SLC510) becomes default SLC5 production release.
17.10.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - glibc,java-1.6.0-openjdk, xorg-x11 [...] updates.
17.10.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - glibc, net-tools, xorg-x11 [...] updates.
10.10.2013 Scientific Linux 5.10 (SLC510) TEST available.
08.10.2013 RHEL 5.10 - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Update 10 available.
03.10.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - kernel-rt, abrt, qemu-kvm [...] updates.
26.09.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - autofs, chkconfig, hplip, sssd, [...] updates.
26.09.2013 SLC5X - ghostscript, rgmanager updates.
19.09.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - db4, dhcp, ipmitool, firefox, thunderbird [...] updates.
19.09.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - firefox, flash-plugin, rgmanager, thunderbird [...] updates.
12.09.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - boost, cern-lxdistcc-hosts, krb5-server, rsyslog, [...] updates.
12.09.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cern-get-keytab, cern-lxdistcc-hosts, gdm, initscripts, mozilla-prefs [...] updates.
03.09.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - 389-ds-base, kernel, cern-get-sso-cookie, kernel-module-openafs, openafs [...] updates.
03.09.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cern-get-sso-cookie, kernel-module-openafs, openafs [...] updates.
29.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - bind, bind-chroot, bind-libs, bind-sdb [...] updates.
29.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - condor, condor-aviary, condor-classads, condor-kbdd [...] updates.
22.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - authd, busybox, busybox-petitboot, cups [...] updates.
22.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - kernel updates.
15.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - aims2-client, aims2-server, cpuspeed, httpd [...] updates.
15.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - httpd, httpd-manual, mod_ssl [...] updates.
08.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - firefox, thunderbird, nss [...] updates.
08.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - firefox, thunderbird, nss [...] updates.
01.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - 389-ds-base, 389-ds-base-libs, bind, bind-chroot [...] updates.
01.08.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - bind97, bind97-chroot, bind97-libs, bind97-utils [...] updates.
25.07.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - bash, emacs, kernel, sssd [...] updates.
25.07.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cern-get-sso-cookie, ocsinventory-agent, ruby [...] updates.
18.07.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - clusterlib, php, gfs2-utils, glibc [...] updates.
18.07.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - bash, gnome-vfs2, php, kernel [...] updates.
11.07.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - CERN-CA-certs, flash-plugin, java-1.6 [...] updates.
11.07.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - CERN-CA-certs, flash-plugin, java-1.6 [...] updates.
04.07.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - bind-dyndb-ldap, CERN-CA-certs, cern-lxdistcc-hosts, java [...] updates.
04.07.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - CERN-CA-certs, cern-lxdistcc-hosts, httpd, httpd-manual [...] updates.
27.06.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - thunderbird, tomcat6, xulrunner [...] updates.
27.06.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - curl, firefox, thunderbird, java-1.7.0-openjdk, java-1.7.0-oracle [...] updates.
20.06.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - krb5-devel, krb5-libs, libvirt, pcsc-lite [...] updates.
20.06.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - krb5-devel, krb5-libs, [...] updates.
13.06.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - cern-lxdistcc-wrappers, flash-plugin, HEP_OSlibs_SL6, kernel [...] updates.
13.06.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - cern-lxdistcc-wrappers, flash-plugin, gfs2-utils, splunk [...] updates.
06.06.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC6X - createrepo, glx-utils, gnutls, gnutls-guile [...] updates.
06.06.2013 [SECURITY]: SLC5X - glibc, glibc-common, glibc-headers, glibc-utils [...] updates.
26.03.2013 SLC5/6: Integration with CERN Lync Server Instant Messaging (pidgin with kerberos authentication)
18.03.2013 SLC5/6: Kerberos configuration related changes on 21.03.2013
07.02.2013 Developer Toolset (gcc/g++/gfortran - 4.7.2) available for SLC 5 and 6.
21.01.2013 SLC5/6: Change of host Kerberos identity (keytab) generation system - 29.01.2013
15.01.2013 Oracle (Sun) Java 6 (1.6) End of Life notice: February 2013.

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