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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

         Low: Red Hat Certificate System 7.1 - End of Life Notice
                                4 June 2010


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Red Hat Certificate System 7.1.
Publisher:         Red Hat
Operating System:  Red Hat
Impact/Access:     Reduced Security -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade

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                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Low: Red Hat Certificate System 7.1 - End of Life Notice
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2010:0451-01
Product:           Red Hat Certificate System
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0451.html
Issue date:        2010-06-03
Keywords:          End of Life

1. Summary:

This is the notification of the End of Life plans for Red Hat Certificate
System 7.1.

2. Description:

On June 7, 2010, per the life-cycle support policy, version 7.1 of Red Hat
Certificate System will exit Production Phase 2, marking the end of its
support by Red Hat. Please reference the support policy here:

For migration planning, please note the following dates:

* June 7, 2010 - Red Hat Certificate System 7.1 will end normal product
support. Only Severity 1 and security issues and migration assistance will
be addressed. Certificate System servers will continue to operate, but all
customers are encouraged to migrate in a timely manner.

* September 7, 2010 - Red Hat Certificate System 7.1 active status will be
terminated. Certificate System servers will continue to operate, but
technical support issues will no longer be addressed, and security errata
and bug fixes will no longer be released.

3. Solution:

How to proceed:

* All Red Hat Certificate System 7.1 users must plan to migrate to a newer
version prior to September 7, 2010.

* If you have a Technical Account Manager, contact that person immediately
to discuss migration plans.

* Otherwise, contact support for assistance:

* Alternatively, Red Hat Consulting can be engaged to assist with a smooth

It is critical to ensure you have a plan to migrate off Red Hat Certificate
System 7.1 prior to September 7, 2010.

4. References:


5. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert@redhat.com>.  More contact
details at https://www.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

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