USN-2566-1: dpkg vulnerability
09 April 2015
dpkg could be tricked into bypassing source package signature checks.
- dpkg - Debian package management system
Jann Horn discovered that dpkg incorrectly validated signatures when
extracting local source packages. If a user or an automated system were
tricked into unpacking a specially crafted source package, a remote
attacker could bypass signature verification checks.
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.