“apt” 0.7.25.3ubuntu9.13 source package in Ubuntu
apt (0.7.25.3ubuntu9.13) 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
Binary packages built by this source
- 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-extracttemp
plates 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.