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apt ( lucid-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Disable apt-key net-update for now, as validation
    code is still insecure
    - cmdline/apt-key: exit 1 immediately in net_update()
    - CVE-2012-0954
    - LP: #1013639
 -- Jamie Strandboge <email address hidden>   Fri, 15 Jun 2012 07:58:02 -0500

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apt: Advanced front-end for dpkg

 This is Debian's next generation front-end for the dpkg package manager.
 It provides the apt-get utility and APT dselect method that provides a
 simpler, safer way to install and upgrade packages.
 APT features complete installation ordering, multiple source capability
 and several other unique features, see the Users Guide in apt-doc.

apt-doc: Documentation for APT

 This package contains the user guide and offline guide, for APT, an
 Advanced Package Tool.

apt-transport-https: APT https transport

 This package contains a APT https transport. It makes it possible to
 use 'deb https://foo distro main' lines in the sources.list.

apt-utils: APT utility programs

 This package contains some APT utility programs such as apt-ftparchive,
 apt-sortpkgs and apt-extracttemplates.
 apt-extracttemplates is used by debconf to prompt for configuration
 questions before installation. apt-ftparchive is used to create Package
 and other index files. apt-sortpkgs is a Package/Source file normalizer.

libapt-pkg-dev: Development files for APT's libapt-pkg and libapt-inst

 This package contains the header files and libraries for
 developing with APT's libapt-pkg Debian package manipulation
 library and the libapt-inst deb/tar/ar library.

libapt-pkg-doc: Documentation for APT development

 This package contains documentation for development of the APT
 Debian package manipulation program and its libraries.