Package "pam-python"

Name: pam-python


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Enables PAM modules to be written in Python
  • Documentation for the bindings provided by libpam-python

Latest version: 1.0.4-1.1+deb8u1ubuntu0.1
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: updates
Repository: universe


Other versions of "pam-python" in Xenial

Repository Area Version
base universe 1.0.4-1
security universe 1.0.4-1.1+deb8u1ubuntu0.1

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Version: 1.0.4-1.1+deb8u1ubuntu0.1 2020-10-28 17:06:51 UTC

  pam-python (1.0.4-1.1+deb8u1ubuntu0.1) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY REGRESSION: The update for CVE-2019-16729 prevented python PAM
    modules from loading 3rd party modules from site-specific paths
    (LP: 1901606)
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-16729-bug1901606.patch: Remove Py_NoSiteFlag=1
      so that site-specific paths are again added to the python module path.

 -- Mike Salvatore <email address hidden> Tue, 27 Oct 2020 12:11:37 -0400

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2019-16729 pam-python before 1.0.7-1 has an issue in regard to the default environment variable handling of Python, which could allow for local root escalation

Version: 1.0.4-1.1+deb8u1build0.16.04.1 2020-10-21 21:06:19 UTC

  pam-python (1.0.4-1.1+deb8u1build0.16.04.1) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * fake sync from Debian

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