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CVE-2013-1051

Published: 14 March 2013

apt 0.8.16, 0.9.7, and possibly other versions does not properly handle InRelease files, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to modify packages before installation via unknown vectors, possibly related to integrity checking and the use of third-party repositories.

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
only oneiric+ support InRelease files
Priority

High

Status

Package Release Status
apt
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
hardy Not vulnerable

lucid Not vulnerable

oneiric
Released (0.8.16~exp5ubuntu13.7)
precise
Released (0.8.16~exp12ubuntu10.10)
quantal
Released (0.9.7.5ubuntu5.4)
upstream Needs triage