update-manager 1: source package in Ubuntu


update-manager (1: oneiric-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Incorrect permissions on system_state archive may
    expose repo passwords (LP: #954483)
    - DistUpgrade/DistUpgradeMain.py: create file with proper permissions.
    - debian/update-manager-core.postinst: clean up permissions on existing
    - CVE-2012-0948
  * SECURITY UPDATE: Apport hook may upload system_state archive containing
    repo passwords (LP: #954483)
    - debian/source_update-manager.py: don't upload system_state archives.
    - CVE-2012-0949
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Tue, 15 May 2012 08:24:51 -0400

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Marc Deslauriers on 2012-05-16
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auto-upgrade-tester: Test release upgrades in a virtual environment

 A tool to do QA for release upgrades in ubuntu that performs upgrades
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update-manager: GNOME application that manages apt updates

 This is the GNOME apt update manager. It checks for updates and lets the user
 choose which to install.

update-manager-core: manage release upgrades

 This is the core of update-manager and the release upgrader

update-manager-kde: Support modules for KPackageKit

 Support modules for KPackageKit to check for new distro releases
 and download the dist-upgrade tool.

update-manager-text: Text application that manages apt updates

 This is the newt apt update manager. It checks for updates and lets the user
 choose which to install.