util-linux 2.13.1-5ubuntu3.1 source package in Ubuntu


util-linux (2.13.1-5ubuntu3.1) hardy-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary unmount with fuse (LP: #670622)
    - This update adds support for new options required by the fuse
      security update.
    - mount/mount.{c,8},mount/umount.{c,8},mount/sundries.{c,h}: Add
      --no-canonicalize option to avoid unwanted readlink() calls.
      - http://git.kernel.org/?p=utils/util-linux-ng/util-linux-ng.git;a=commit;h=45fc569a75
      - http://git.kernel.org/?p=utils/util-linux-ng/util-linux-ng.git;a=commit;h=be9adec40f
      - http://git.kernel.org/?p=utils/util-linux-ng/util-linux-ng.git;a=commit;h=387ade2a24
    - mount/umount.{c,8}: Add --fake option to umount(8), which omits
      calling the actual umount syscall (and the loop device deletion) but
      modifies /etc/mtab.
      - http://git.kernel.org/?p=utils/util-linux-ng/util-linux-ng.git;a=commit;h=97a3cef4f1
    - CVE-2010-3879
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Thu, 09 Dec 2010 15:56:22 -0500

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bsdutils: Basic utilities from 4.4BSD-Lite

 This package contains the bare minimum number of BSD utilities needed
 to boot a Debian system. You should probably also install
 bsdmainutils to get the remaining standard BSD utilities.
 Included are: cal, col, colcrt, colrm, column, logger, renice,
 script, scriptreplay, ul, wall

cfdisk-udeb: Manually partition a hard drive (cfdisk)
fdisk-udeb: Manually partition a hard drive (fdisk)
mount: Tools for mounting and manipulating filesystems

 This package provides the mount(8), umount(8), swapon(8),
 swapoff(8), and losetup(8) commands.

util-linux: Miscellaneous system utilities

 This package contains a number of important utilities, most of which
 are oriented towards maintenance of your system. Some of the more
 important utilities included in this package allow you to partition
 your hard disk, view kernel messages, and create new filesystems.

util-linux-locales: Locales files for util-linux

 This package contains the internationalization files of for the util-linux
 They are needed when you want the programs in util-linux to print their
 messages in other languages than English.