Ubuntu 1463-2: Unity 2D update

    Date15 Jun 2012
    CategoryUbuntu
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Popup menus were not working in Firefox under Unity 2D.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1463-2
    June 15, 2012
    
    unity-2d update
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 11.10
    - Ubuntu 11.04
    
    Summary:
    
    Popup menus were not working in Firefox under Unity 2D.
    
    Software Description:
    - unity-2d: Unity interface for non-accelerated graphics cards
    
    Details:
    
    USN-1463-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Firefox. The Firefox update exposed a
    bug in Unity 2D which resulted in Firefox being unable to obtain pointer
    grabs in order to open popup menus. This update fixes the problem.
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
      unity-2d-panel                  5.12.0-0ubuntu1.1
    
    Ubuntu 11.10:
      unity-2d-panel                  4.12.0-0ubuntu1.2
    
    Ubuntu 11.04:
      unity-2d-panel                  3.8.4.1-0ubuntu1.1
    
    After a standard system update you need to restart your Unity 2D session to
    make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1463-2
      http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1463-1
      https://launchpad.net/bugs/1010466
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/unity-2d/5.12.0-0ubuntu1.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/unity-2d/4.12.0-0ubuntu1.2
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/unity-2d/3.8.4.1-0ubuntu1.1
    
    
    
    
    
    
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