Comment 39 for bug 1438758

On Wednesday 08 April 2015 10:56 AM, Martin Pitt wrote:
> @Ritesh: This is a security vulnerability in Apport >= 2.13 which also affects Debian. I'm subscribing you to warn you in advance, so that you can provide a timely update, by either packaging the upcoming 2.17.1 upstream release or applying the patches above.
> THIS IS STILL CONFIDENTIAL! Please do not leak anything about this at any place other than this bug report. The Ubuntu security team will coordinate a publication/release time.
Thanks for the heads up Martin. For Debian, we'll work on pushing the
newer 2.17.1 version, asap, when it is released.

Ritesh Raj Sarraf
"Necessity is the mother of invention."