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Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2013 08:23:29 -0400
From: Marc Deslauriers <>
Subject: Re: Fwd: [vs-plain] polkit races

On 13-09-18 08:15 AM, Sebastian Krahmer wrote:
> Hi list
> As required by distros list policy, I forward this to oss-security.
> The initial CRD was Sept 11th, but it was shifted to today as
> there were so many packages to be fixed.
> regards
> Sebastian

I am the one who requested the embargo be extended to today, and was granted an
exception to the distro list policy. Ubuntu has a number of a distro-specific
packages that contain similar issues, and the embargo extension permitted us to
prepare and test timely updates.


Marc Deslauriers
Ubuntu Security Engineer     |
Canonical Ltd.               |

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