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.

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