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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Low: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1 Extended Update Support 1-Month Notice
3 May 2013
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1
Publisher: Red Hat
Operating System: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6
Impact/Access: Reduced Security -- Unknown/Unspecified
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Low: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1 Extended Update Support 1-Month Notice
Advisory ID: RHSA-2013:0784-01
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0784.html
Issue date: 2013-05-02
This is the 1-Month notification for the retirement of Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 6.1 Extended Update Support (EUS).
2. Relevant releases/architectures:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server EUS (v. 6.1) - i386, ppc64, s390x, x86_64
In accordance with the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Errata Support Policy,
Extended Update Support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1 will be retired on
May 31, 2013, and support will no longer be provided. Accordingly, Red Hat
will no longer provide updated packages, including critical impact security
patches or urgent priority bug fixes, for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1 EUS
after that date. In addition, after May 31, 2013, technical support through
Red Hat's Global Support Services will no longer be provided.
Note: This notification applies only to those customers with subscriptions
to the Extended Update Support (EUS) channels for Red Hat Enterprise
We encourage customers to plan their migration from Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 6.1 to a more recent version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. As a
benefit of the Red Hat subscription model, customers can use their active
subscriptions to entitle any system on a currently supported Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 6 release (6.2, 6.3, or 6.4, for which EUS is available).
Details of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux life cycle can be found here:
This advisory contains an updated redhat-release-server package that
provides a copy of this notice in the "/usr/share/doc/" directory.
5. Package List:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server EUS (v. 6.1):
These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
The Red Hat security contact is <email@example.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
Copyright 2013 Red Hat, Inc.
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