USN-1662-1: APT vulnerability
12 December 2012
APT could expose sensitive information.
- apt - Advanced front-end for dpkg
It was discovered that APT set inappropriate permissions on the term.log
file. A local attacker could use this flaw to possibly obtain sensitive
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.