dpkg source package in Ubuntu


dpkg ( maverick-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: relative directory and symlink following in source pkgs.
    - scripts/Dpkg/Source/Archive.pm, scripts/Dpkg/Source/Patch.pm,
      scripts/Dpkg/Source/Package/V2.pm: applied fixes from Raphael Hertzog,
      thanks to Raphael Geissert.
    - CVE-2010-1679
 -- Kees Cook <email address hidden>   Thu, 06 Jan 2011 10:17:50 -0800

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dpkg_1.15.8.4ubuntu3.1.tar.bz2 4.8 MiB f7c1b607920b588b175df72a7f3635c93ad8bea67a0093b209b863b0b17a1c40
dpkg_1.15.8.4ubuntu3.1.dsc 1.3 KiB bfefcbac6cb1cb2630fdf683b7a5009e66b2b9ea8c24edc4eaad122746172329

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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.

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