[CentOS] why no recent bind update for CentOS 6?

Thu Jul 30 09:13:20 UTC 2015
Peter Kjellström <cap at nsc.liu.se>

On Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:48:14 +1200
Peter <peter at pajamian.dhs.org> wrote:

> On 07/29/2015 11:51 AM, Noam Bernstein wrote:
> > Hi CentOS developers - I’ve been happily using CentOS for several
> > years now, so thanks for all the good work.  In the last week,
> > however, I noticed that while the items in RHSA-2015:1443 has shown
> > up as updates (and announced on centos-announce), the analogous
> > update for CentOS 6, RHSA-2015:1471 (according to
> > https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4620), doesn’t seem
> > to be there.  Is there any reason why those of us using CentOS 6 are
> > left behind, and/or any idea when a CentOS 6 bind update will be
> > available?
> It's currently in the CentOS CR repository and will be released when
> CentOS 6.7 drops soon.  If you want it now then just enable cr and
> you'll get it with yum update:
> http://wiki.centos.org/AdditionalResources/Repositories/CR

And currently there's a 2nd reason to visit CR and pick up security

 libuser local root, RHSA-2015-1482 / CVE-2015-3245, CVE-2015-3246

/Peter K