shadow 1:22.214.171.124-1ubuntu2.2 source package in Ubuntu
shadow (1:126.96.36.199-1ubuntu2.2) lucid-security; urgency=low * SECURITY UPDATE: could inject NIS groups memberships into /etc/passwd. - debian/patches/900_locale_env_sanity: actually set locale environment variables correctly. - debian/patches/901_reject_newline: reject newlines in GECOS updates. - CVE-2011-0721 -- Kees Cook <email address hidden> Mon, 14 Feb 2011 13:42:29 -0800
Binary packages built by this source
- login: system login tools
These tools are required to be able to login and use your system. The
login program invokes your user shell and enables command execution. The
newgrp program is used to change your effective group ID (useful for
workgroup type situations). The su program allows changing your effective
user ID (useful being able to execute commands as another user).
- passwd: change and administer password and group data
This package includes passwd, chsh, chfn, and many other programs to
maintain password and group data.
Shadow passwords are supported. See /usr/share/
doc/passwd/ README. Debian