dpkg source package in Ubuntu


dpkg ( lucid-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary file modification via dpkg-source
    - scripts/Dpkg/Source/Patch.pm: Use a better regex for patch header
    - 5348cbc981a65c3c9b05bb4d13553bda930c2d78
    - CVE-2014-3864
    - CVE-2014-3865
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:03:40 -0400

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dpkg_1.15.5.6ubuntu4.9.dsc 1.9 KiB 385881807d391d386cb4c81946794aa745512aa1c836dc459f33637d71895927

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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.