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USN-2246-1: APT vulnerability

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USN-2246-1: APT vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/17/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/18/2014
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

APT before 1.0.4 does not properly validate source packages, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to download and install Trojan horse packages by removing the Release signature.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-apt

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