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CVE request: perl-modules
From: Jamie Strandboge <jamie () canonical com>
Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2012 10:56:44 -0600

Debian recently fixed the following security bug:

"Locale::Maketext is a core l10n library that expands templates found in

Two problems were found, reported, and patched-for by Brian Carlson of
cPanel, and these fixes are now in blead and on the CPAN.

The commit in question is

The flaws are:

* in a [method,x,y,z] template, the method could be a fully-qualified name
* template expansion did not properly quote metacharacters, allowing
  code injection through a malicious template

Please upgrade your Locale::Maketext, especially if you allow user-provided

Jamie Strandboge                 http://www.ubuntu.com/

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