python3-sss - Python3 module for the System Security Services Daemon

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Universe i386
Package name python3-sss
Package version 1.13.4
Package release 1ubuntu1.12
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 227 B
Download size 51.63 KB
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Provides a set of daemons to manage access to remote directories and
authentication mechanisms. It provides an NSS and PAM interface toward
the system and a pluggable backend system to connect to multiple different
account sources. It is also the basis to provide client auditing and policy
services for projects like FreeIPA.
This package provide a module to access the configuration of the sssd daemon.
This package installs the library for Python 3.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python3-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1.12_amd64.deb 1.13.4 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Universe
python3-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb 1.13.4 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
python3-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1_i386.deb 1.13.4 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python3-sss - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.6
libldb1 >= 0.9.21
libpopt0 >= 1.14
libpython3.5 >= 3.5.0~b1
libselinux1 >= 1.32
libtalloc2 >= 2.0.4~git20101213
python3 >= 3.5~
python3 << 3.6


Name Value
python3.5-sss -


Type URL
Binary Package python3-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1.12_i386.deb
Source Package sssd

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install python3-sss deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python3-sss




2018-10-31 - Karl Stenerud <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.12) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/add-back-pidfile.patch: Re-add PIDFILE entry to
/lib/systemd/system/sssd.service (LP: #1777860)
2018-05-17 - Victor Tapia <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.11) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/fix-ad-passwd-renewal-fd-leak.diff: Fix fd leak triggered by the AD
machine password renewal task (LP: #1771805).
2018-01-08 - Leonidas S. Barbosa <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.10) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: unsanitized input
- debian/patches/CVE-2017-12173.patch: sanitizes the input
for sysdb searches by UPN/email, SID and UUID in src/db/sysdb_ops.c
and add test src/tests/sysdb-tests.c.
- CVE-2017-12173
2017-11-06 - Andreas Hasenack <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.9) xenial; urgency=medium
* debian/patches/bad-initgroups-results-3045.patch: sdap: Fix
ldap_rfc_2307_fallback_to_local_users.  Thanks to Michal Židek
<>.  Closes LP: #1684295.
2017-07-25 - Keith Ward <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.8) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/attempt_ptr_update_on_nonzero_return.diff: Continue to send the PTR
record update in situations where the nsupdate child forward zone updates
are successful but nsupdate returns non-zero. (LP: #1706284)
2017-07-21 - Andreas Hasenack <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.7) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/rules, d/sssd-common.install: Fix sssd_krb5_locator_plugin install path.
(LP: #1664566)
2017-06-05 - Victor Tapia <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.6) xenial; urgency=medium
* Fix regression where SSSD doesn't start on boot if autofs is not
installed (LP: #1695870):
- rules: Support new service
- Restart autofs to read direct mounts
after SSSD and autofs have started (only on startup). This keeps the fix
for the autofs and SSSD race condition (LP: #1566508)
- Remove "starting autofs" to allow SSSD to
start without autofs.
2017-03-24 - Victor Tapia <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.5) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/pidfile-creation.diff: Delay the pidfile creation until the
responders are up (LP: #1566508)
* d/p/sanitize_newline.diff: Sanitize newline and carriage return
characters before LDAP queries. (LP: #1669712)
2017-02-23 - Victor Tapia <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.2) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/restart_providers_on_timeshift.patch: Implement watchdog and
use SIGUSR2 after watchdog detects time shift to execute pending
scheduled tasks that could be stuck (LP: #1641875)
2016-07-18 - Timo Aaltonen <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.1) xenial; urgency=medium
* Sync 1.13.4-3 changes from debian/yakkety.

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