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“libvirt” 0.4.0-2ubuntu8.1 source package in Ubuntu

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libvirt (0.4.0-2ubuntu8.1) hardy-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: fix privilege escalation due to missing read only
    connection checks
    - debian/patches/CVE-2008-5086.patch: update functions in src/libvirt.c to
      check against VIR_CONNECT_RO and return with operation denied error
    - CVE-2008-5086

 -- Jamie Strandboge <email address hidden>   Tue, 16 Dec 2008 10:58:05 -0600

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Uploaded by:
Jamie Strandboge on 2008-12-17
Uploaded to:
Hardy
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Development Team
Component:
main
Architectures:
any
Section:
libs
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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Binary packages built by this source

libvirt-bin: the programs for the libvirt library

 Libvirt is a C toolkit to interact with the virtualization capabilities
 of recent versions of Linux (and other OSes). The library aims at providing
 a long term stable C API for different virtualization mechanisms. It currently
 supports QEMU and KVM.
 .
 This package contains the supporting binaries to use with libvirt

libvirt-dev: development files for the libvirt library

 Libvirt is a C toolkit to interract with the virtualization capabilities
 of recent versions of Linux (and other OSes). The library aims at providing
 a long term stable C API for different virtualization mechanisms. It currently
 supports QEMU and KVM.
 .
 This package contains the header files and static libraries which are
 needed for developing the applications with libvirt.

libvirt-doc: documentation for the libvirt library

 Libvirt is a C toolkit to interract with the virtualization capabilities
 of recent versions of Linux (and other OSes). The library aims at providing
 a long term stable C API for different virtualization mechanisms. It currently
 supports QEMU and KVM.
 .
 This package contains the documentation.

libvirt0: library for interfacing with different virtualization systems

 Libvirt is a C toolkit to interract with the virtualization capabilities
 of recent versions of Linux (and other OSes). The library aims at providing
 a long term stable C API for different virtualization mechanisms. It currently
 supports QEMU and KVM..

libvirt0-dbg: library for interfacing with Xen & other virtualization systems - debug version

 Libvirt is a C toolkit to interract with the virtualization capabilities
 of recent versions of Linux (and other OSes). The library aims at providing
 a long term stable C API for different virtualization mechanisms. It currently
 supports QEMU and KVM..
 .
 This version is built with --enable-debug=yes

python-libvirt: libvirt python bindings

 Libvirt is a C toolkit to interract with the virtualization capabilities
 of recent versions of Linux (and other OSes). The library aims at providing
 a long term stable C API for different virtualization mechanisms. It currently
 supports QEMU and KVM.
 .
 This package contains python bindings for the libvirt library