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“software-properties” 0.82.7.5 source package in Ubuntu

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software-properties (0.82.7.5) precise-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: possible privilege escalation via policykit UID lookup
    race.
    - softwareproperties/dbus/SoftwarePropertiesDBus.py: pass
      system-bus-name as a subject instead of pid so policykit can get the
      information from the system bus.
    - CVE-2013-1061
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Fri, 13 Sep 2013 10:07:44 -0400

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Uploaded by:
Marc Deslauriers on 2013-09-13
Uploaded to:
Precise
Original maintainer:
Michael Vogt
Component:
main
Architectures:
all
Section:
admin
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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Precise security on 2013-09-18 main admin

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Precise: [FULLYBUILT] i386

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Binary packages built by this source

python-software-properties: manage the repositories that you install software from

 This software provides an abstraction of the used apt repositories.
 It allows you to easily manage your distribution and independent software
 vendor software sources.

software-properties-common: manage the repositories that you install software from (common)

 This software provides an abstraction of the used apt repositories.
 It allows you to easily manage your distribution and independent software
 vendor software sources.
 .
 This package contains the common files for software-properties like the
 D-Bus backend.

software-properties-gtk: manage the repositories that you install software from (gtk)

 This software provides an abstraction of the used apt repositories.
 It allows you to easily manage your distribution and independent software
 vendor software sources.
 .
 This package contains a GTK+ based graphical interface.

software-properties-kde: manage the repositories that you install software from (kde)

 This software provides an abstraction of the used apt repositories.
 It allows you to easily manage your distribution and independent software
 vendor software sources.
 .
 This package contains a Qt/KDE based graphical interface.