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dpkg ( lucid-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: directory traversal in dpkg-source
    - scripts/Dpkg/Source/Patch.pm: correctly parse C-style diff
    - Patch thanks to Guillem Jover <email address hidden>
    - CVE-2014-0471
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:52:02 -0400

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Marc Deslauriers on 2014-04-24
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dpkg_1.15.5.6ubuntu4.7.dsc 1.9 KiB 8038ad99fe52287055281d7207f915137f40644298b24c09fb646014fe8302cc

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dpkg: Debian package management system

 This package provides the low-level infrastructure for handling the
 installation and removal of Debian software packages.
 For Debian package development tools, install dpkg-dev.

dpkg-dev: Debian package development tools

 This package provides the development tools (including dpkg-source)
 required to unpack, build and upload Debian source packages.
 Most Debian source packages will require additional tools to build;
 for example, most packages need make and the C compiler gcc.

dselect: Debian package management front-end

 dselect is a high-level interface for managing the installation and
 removal of Debian software packages.
 Many users find dselect intimidating and new users may prefer to use
 apt-based user interfaces.