dpkg source package in Ubuntu


dpkg ( lucid-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: directory traversal in dpkg-source
    - scripts/Dpkg/Source/Patch.pm: outright reject C-style filenames in
    - a12eb58959d0a10584a428f4a3103a49204c410f
    - CVE-2014-0471
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Thu, 01 May 2014 08:05:44 -0400

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Marc Deslauriers on 2014-05-01
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dpkg_1.15.5.6ubuntu4.8.tar.bz2 4.5 MiB a1f695403cfd85ba9d76f3b5d2d72af66bcfb8991556add5d1403965c6bb535f
dpkg_1.15.5.6ubuntu4.8.dsc 1.9 KiB de38d4e2060db3be583fbe17d61f96e51f86b861d6234feab6933207f00ca352

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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.