memcached 1.4.14-0ubuntu1.12.10.1 source package in Ubuntu

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memcached (1.4.14-0ubuntu1.12.10.1) quantal-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service via large body length
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-4971.patch: check length in memcached.c,
      added test to t/issue_192.t.
    - CVE-2011-4971
  * SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service when using -vv
    - debian/patches/CVE-2013-0179.patch: properly format key in items.c,
      memcached.c.
    - CVE-2013-0179
  * SECURITY UPDATE: SASL authentication bypass
    - debian/patches/CVE-2013-7239.patch: explicitly record sasl auth
      states in memcached.*, added test to t/binary-sasl.t.
    - CVE-2013-7239
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Tue, 07 Jan 2014 09:14:01 -0500

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Marc Deslauriers on 2014-01-07
Uploaded to:
Quantal
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Architectures:
any
Section:
web
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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memcached: A high-performance memory object caching system

 Danga Interactive developed memcached to enhance the speed of LiveJournal.com,
 a site which was already doing 20 million+ dynamic page views per day for 1
 million users with a bunch of webservers and a bunch of database servers.
 memcached dropped the database load to almost nothing, yielding faster page
 load times for users, better resource utilization, and faster access to the
 databases on a memcache miss.
 .
 memcached optimizes specific high-load serving applications that are designed
 to take advantage of its versatile no-locking memory access system. Clients
 are available in several different programming languages, to suit the needs
 of the specific application. Traditionally this has been used in mod_perl
 apps to avoid storing large chunks of data in Apache memory, and to share
 this burden across several machines.