eglibc 2.12.1-0ubuntu10.4 source package in Ubuntu

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eglibc (2.12.1-0ubuntu10.4) maverick-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: timezone header parsing integer overflow (LP: #906961)
    - debian/patches/any/glibc-CVE-2009-5029.patch: Check values from
      TZ file header
    - CVE-2009-5029
  * SECURITY UPDATE: memory consumption denial of service in fnmatch
    - debian/patches/any/glibc-CVE-2011-1071.patch: avoid too much
      stack use in fnmatch.
    - CVE-2011-1071
  * SECURITY UPDATE: /etc/mtab corruption denial of service
    - debian/patches/any/glibc-CVE-2011-1089.patch: Report write
      error in addmnt even for cached streams
    - CVE-2011-1089
  * SECURITY UPDATE: insufficient locale environment sanitization
    - debian/patches/any/glibc-CVE-2011-1095.patch: escape contents of
      LANG environment variable.
    - CVE-2011-1095
  * SECURITY UPDATE: ld.so insecure handling of privileged programs'
    RPATHs with $ORIGIN
    - debian/patches/any/glibc-CVE-2011-1658.patch: improve handling of
      RPATH and ORIGIN
    - CVE-2011-1658
  * SECURITY UPDATE: fnmatch integer overflow
    - debian/patches/any/glibc-CVE-2011-1659.patch: check size of
      pattern in wide character representation
    - CVE-2011-1659
  * SECURITY UPDATE: DoS in RPC implementation (LP: #901716)
    - debian/patches/any/glibc-CVE-2011-4609.patch: nanosleep when too
      many open fds is detected
    - CVE-2011-4609
  * SECURITY UPDATE: vfprintf nargs overflow leading to FORTIFY
    check bypass
    - debian/patches/any/glibc-CVE-2012-0864.patch: check for integer
      overflow
    - CVE-2012-0864
 -- Steve Beattie <email address hidden>   Tue, 06 Mar 2012 12:12:55 -0800

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Steve Beattie on 2012-03-06
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Binary packages built by this source

eglibc-source: Embedded GNU C Library: sources

 This package contains the sources and patches which are needed to
 build eglibc.

glibc-doc: Embedded GNU C Library: Documentation

 Contains The GNU C Library Reference manual in info and html format
 as well as the man pages for libpthread functions and the complete
 GNU C Library ChangeLog.

libc-bin: Embedded GNU C Library: Binaries

 This package contains utility programs related to the GNU C Library.
 .
  * catchsegv: catch segmentation faults in programs
  * getconf: query system configuration variables
  * getent: get entries from administrative databases
  * iconv, iconvconfig: convert between character encodings
  * ldd, ldconfig: print/configure shared library dependencies
  * locale, localedef: show/generate locale definitions
  * rpcinfo: report RPC information
  * tzselect, zdump, zic: select/dump/compile time zones

libc-dev-bin: Embedded GNU C Library: Development binaries

 This package contains utility programs related to the GNU C Library
 development package.

libc6: Embedded GNU C Library: Shared libraries

 Contains the standard libraries that are used by nearly all programs on
 the system. This package includes shared versions of the standard C library
 and the standard math library, as well as many others.

libc6-amd64: GNU C Library: 64bit Shared libraries for AMD64

 This package includes shared versions of the standard C library and the
 standard math library, as well as many others. This is the 64bit version
 of the library, meant for AMD64 systems.

libc6-dbg: Embedded GNU C Library: detached debugging symbols

 This package contains the detached debugging symbols for the GNU C
 library.

libc6-dev: Embedded GNU C Library: Development Libraries and Header Files

 Contains the symlinks, headers, and object files needed to compile
 and link programs which use the standard C library.

libc6-dev-amd64: GNU C Library: 64bit Development Libraries for AMD64

 Contains the symlinks and object files needed to compile and link programs
 which use the standard C library. This is the 64bit version of the
 library, meant for AMD64 systems.

libc6-dev-i386: GNU C Library: 32-bit development libraries for AMD64

 Contains the symlinks and object files needed to compile and link programs
 which use the standard C library. This is the 32bit version of the
 library, meant for AMD64 systems.

libc6-dev-ppc64: GNU C Library: 64bit Development Libraries for PowerPC64

 Contains the symlinks and object files needed to compile and link programs
 which use the standard C library. This is the 64bit version of the
 library, meant for PowerPC64 systems.

libc6-i386: GNU C Library: 32-bit shared libraries for AMD64

 This package includes shared versions of the standard C
 library and the standard math library, as well as many others.
 This is the 32bit version of the library, meant for AMD64 systems.

libc6-pic: Embedded GNU C Library: PIC archive library

 Contains an archive library (ar file) composed of individual shared objects.
 This is used for creating a library which is a smaller subset of the
 standard libc shared library. The reduced library is used on the Debian
 boot floppies. If you are not making your own set of Debian boot floppies
 using the `boot-floppies' package, you probably don't need this package.

libc6-ppc64: GNU C Library: 64bit Shared libraries for PowerPC64

 This package includes shared versions of the standard C library and the
 standard math library, as well as many others. This is the 64bit version
 of the library, meant for PowerPC64 systems.

libc6-prof: Embedded GNU C Library: Profiling Libraries

 Static libraries compiled with profiling info (-pg) suitable for use
 with gprof.

libc6-udeb: Embedded GNU C Library: Shared libraries - udeb

 Contains the standard libraries that are used by nearly all programs on
 the system. This package includes shared versions of the standard C library
 and the standard math library, as well as many others.
 .
 This package contains a minimal set of libraries needed for the Debian
 installer. Do not install it on a normal system.

libc6-xen: GNU C Library: Shared libraries [Xen version]

 Contains the standard libraries that are used by nearly all programs on
 the system. This package includes shared versions of the standard C
 library and the standard math library, as well as many others.
 .
 This set of libraries is optimized for the Xen hypervisor, and will be
 selected instead when running under Xen.

libnss-dns-udeb: GNU C Library: NSS helper for DNS - udeb

 Contains the standard libraries that are used by nearly all programs on
 the system. This package includes shared versions of the standard C library
 and the standard math library, as well as many others.
 .
 This package contains the DNS NSS helper needed for the Debian installer.
 Do not install it on a normal system.

libnss-files-udeb: GNU C Library: NSS helper for files - udeb

 Contains the standard libraries that are used by nearly all programs on
 the system. This package includes shared versions of the standard C library
 and the standard math library, as well as many others.
 .
 This package contains the files NSS helper needed for the Debian installer.
 Do not install it on a normal system.

nscd: Embedded GNU C Library: Name Service Cache Daemon

 A daemon which handles passwd, group and host lookups
 for running programs and caches the results for the next
 query. You should install this package only if you use
 slow Services like LDAP, NIS or NIS+