CVE-2014-0490

Published: 16 September 2014

The apt-get download command in APT before 1.0.9 does not properly validate signatures for packages, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted package.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
apt
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (1.0.1ubuntu2.3)