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“python2.6” 2.6.7-4ubuntu1.1 source package in Ubuntu

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python2.6 (2.6.7-4ubuntu1.1) oneiric-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: fix hash randomization DoS
    - debian/patches/CVE-2012-1150.diff: add -R command-line option and
      PYTHONHASHSEED environment variable, to provide an opt-in way to protect
      against denial of service attacks due to hash collisions within the dict
      and set types.
    - CVE-2012-1150
  * SECURITY UPDATE: xmlrpc: Fix an endless loop in SimpleXMLRPCServer upon
    malformed POST request
    - debian/patches/CVE-2012-0845.diff: break if don't receive EOF in
      Lib/SimpleXMLRPCServer.py
    - CVE-2012-0845
  * SECURE UPDATE: http://bugs.python.org/issue13512
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-4944.diff: create ~/.pypirc securely
    - CVE-2011-4944
  * SECURITY UPDATE: Fix CGIHTTPServer information disclosure.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2011-1015.diff: Relative paths are now collapsed
      within the url properly before looking in cgi_directories.
    - CVE-2011-1015
 -- Jamie Strandboge <email address hidden>   Thu, 27 Sep 2012 17:01:41 -0500

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Uploaded by:
Jamie Strandboge on 2012-09-28
Uploaded to:
Oneiric
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Component:
main
Architectures:
any
Section:
python
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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Binary packages built by this source

idle-python2.6: An IDE for Python (v2.6) using Tkinter

 IDLE is an Integrated Development Environment for Python (v2.6).
 IDLE is written using Tkinter and therefore quite platform-independent.

libpython2.6: Shared Python runtime library (version 2.6)

 Version 2.6 of the high-level, interactive object oriented language,
 includes an extensive class library with lots of goodies for
 network programming, system administration, sounds and graphics.
 .
 This package contains the shared runtime library, normally not needed
 for programs using the statically linked interpreter.

python2.6: An interactive high-level object-oriented language (version 2.6)

 Version 2.6 of the high-level, interactive object oriented language,
 includes an extensive class library with lots of goodies for
 network programming, system administration, sounds and graphics.

python2.6-dbg: Debug Build of the Python Interpreter (version 2.6)

 Python interpreter configured with --pydebug. Dynamically loaded modules are
 searched in /usr/lib/python2.6/lib-dynload/debug first.

python2.6-dev: Header files and a static library for Python (v2.6)

 Header files, a static library and development tools for building
 Python (v2.6) modules, extending the Python interpreter or embedding
 Python (v2.6) in applications.
 .
 Maintainers of Python packages should read README.maintainers.

python2.6-doc: Documentation for the high-level object-oriented language Python (v2.6)

 These is the official set of documentation for the interactive high-level
 object-oriented language Python (v2.6). All documents are provided
 in HTML format. The package consists of ten documents:
 .
   * What's New in Python2.6
   * Tutorial
   * Python Library Reference
   * Macintosh Module Reference
   * Python Language Reference
   * Extending and Embedding Python
   * Python/C API Reference
   * Installing Python Modules
   * Documenting Python
   * Distributing Python Modules

python2.6-examples: Examples for the Python language (v2.6)

 Examples, Demos and Tools for Python (v2.6). These are files included in
 the upstream Python distribution (v2.6).

python2.6-minimal: A minimal subset of the Python language (version 2.6)

 This package contains the interpreter and some essential modules. It can
 be used in the boot process for some basic tasks.
 See /usr/share/doc/python2.6-minimal/README.Debian for a list of the modules
 contained in this package.