Debian Security Advisory

DLA-179-1 tzdata -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
22 Mar 2015
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
No other external database security references currently available.
More information:

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.
  • Timezone change for Turks & Caicos.
  • New timezone for Bougainville (Papua New Guinea).
  • New timezone abbreviation for Belarus.

For Debian 6 Squeeze, these issues have been fixed in tzdata version 2015b-0squeeze1