bzip2 1.0.6-8.1ubuntu0.1 source package in Ubuntu

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bzip2 (1.0.6-8.1ubuntu0.1) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: out-of-bounds write
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-12900.patch: make sure
      nSelectors is not out of range in decompress.c.
    - CVE-2019-12900

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa)  Mon, 24 Jun 2019 15:56:48 -0300

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Uploaded by:
Leonidas S. Barbosa on 2019-06-25
Uploaded to:
Bionic
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Architectures:
any all
Section:
utils
Urgency:
Medium Urgency

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Binary packages built by this source

bzip2: high-quality block-sorting file compressor - utilities

 bzip2 is a freely available, patent free, high-quality data compressor.
 It typically compresses files to within 10% to 15% of the best available
 techniques, whilst being around twice as fast at compression and six
 times faster at decompression.
 .
 bzip2 compresses files using the Burrows-Wheeler block-sorting text
 compression algorithm, and Huffman coding. Compression is generally
 considerably better than that achieved by more conventional
 LZ77/LZ78-based compressors, and approaches the performance of the PPM
 family of statistical compressors.
 .
 The archive file format of bzip2 (.bz2) is incompatible with that of its
 predecessor, bzip (.bz).

bzip2-dbgsym: debug symbols for bzip2
bzip2-doc: high-quality block-sorting file compressor - documentation

 bzip2 is a freely available, patent free, high-quality data compressor.
 It typically compresses files to within 10% to 15% of the best available
 techniques, whilst being around twice as fast at compression and six
 times faster at decompression.
 .
 This package contains the bzip2 user manual.

libbz2-1.0: high-quality block-sorting file compressor library - runtime

 This package contains libbzip2 which is used by the bzip2 compressor.
 .
 bzip2 is a freely available, patent free, high-quality data compressor.
 It typically compresses files to within 10% to 15% of the best available
 techniques, whilst being around twice as fast at compression and six
 times faster at decompression.
 .
 bzip2 compresses files using the Burrows-Wheeler block-sorting text
 compression algorithm, and Huffman coding. Compression is generally
 considerably better than that achieved by more conventional
 LZ77/LZ78-based compressors, and approaches the performance of the PPM
 family of statistical compressors.
 .
 The archive file format of bzip2 (.bz2) is incompatible with that of its
 predecessor, bzip (.bz).

libbz2-1.0-dbgsym: debug symbols for libbz2-1.0
libbz2-dev: high-quality block-sorting file compressor library - development

 Static libraries and include files for the bzip2 compressor library.
 .
 bzip2 is a freely available, patent free, high-quality data compressor.
 It typically compresses files to within 10% to 15% of the best available
 techniques, whilst being around twice as fast at compression and six
 times faster at decompression.
 .
 bzip2 compresses files using the Burrows-Wheeler block-sorting text
 compression algorithm, and Huffman coding. Compression is generally
 considerably better than that achieved by more conventional
 LZ77/LZ78-based compressors, and approaches the performance of the PPM
 family of statistical compressors.
 .
 The archive file format of bzip2 (.bz2) is incompatible with that of its
 predecessor, bzip (.bz).