dtach 0.8-2ubuntu0.12.04.1 source package in Ubuntu

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dtach (0.8-2ubuntu0.12.04.1) precise-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY-UPDATE: information disclosure on unclean disconnect
    (LP: #1088355)
    - attach.c(attach_main): Clean check of read operation. Based on upstream
      patch
      (http://sourceforge.net/tracker/download.php?group_id=36489&atid=417357&file_id=441195&aid=3517812)
    - CVE-2012-3368
 -- Christian Kuersteiner <email address hidden>   Sat, 15 Dec 2012 22:43:09 +0700

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Uploaded by:
Christian Kuersteiner on 2012-12-19
Sponsored by:
Marc Deslauriers
Uploaded to:
Precise
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Component:
main
Architectures:
any
Section:
misc
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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Series Pocket Published Component Section
Precise updates on 2012-12-19 universe misc
Precise security on 2012-12-19 universe misc

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dtach_0.8-2ubuntu0.12.04.1.diff.gz 2.7 KiB c6882841185198fdfc8320b2c2a91960
dtach_0.8-2ubuntu0.12.04.1.dsc 1.7 KiB 653603571b4db3c33f5dfff23929e49e

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Binary packages built by this source

dtach: emulates the detach/attach feature of screen

 dtach is a tiny program that emulates the detach feature of screen,
 allowing you to run a program in an environment that is protected from
 the controlling terminal and attach to it later. dtach does not keep
 track of the contents of the screen, and thus works best with programs
 that know how to redraw themselves.
 .
 dtach does not, however, have the other features of screen, such as its
 support of multiple terminals or its terminal emulation support. This
 makes dtach extremely tiny compared to screen, making it more easily
 audited for bugs and security holes, and also allows it to fit in
 environments where space is limited, such as on rescue disks.