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“apt” 0.8.3ubuntu7.3 source package in Ubuntu

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apt (0.8.3ubuntu7.3) maverick-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: sensitive information disclosure via incorrect
    hostname validation (LP: #868353)
    - methods/https.cc: properly set CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYHOST.
    - CVE-2011-3634
  * SECURITY UPDATE: Restore apt-ket net-update functionality (LP: #857472)
    - cmdline/apt-key: improve key validation.
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Tue, 22 Nov 2011 13:50:41 -0500

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Uploaded by:
Marc Deslauriers on 2011-11-22
Uploaded to:
Maverick
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Component:
main
Architectures:
any
Section:
admin
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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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.