USN-1892-1: ubuntu-release-upgrader vulnerability
27 June 2013
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 12.10
ubuntu-release-upgrader would crash when attempting to upgrade.
- ubuntu-release-upgrader - manage release upgrades
It was discovered that ubuntu-release-upgrader would fail when a user requested an upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04. This would prevent a user from migrating easily to Ubuntu 13.04 before the Ubuntu 12.10 support period ended.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.