CVE-2016-1252

Priority
Description
The apt package in Debian jessie before 1.0.9.8.4, in Debian unstable
before 1.4~beta2, in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS before 1.0.1ubuntu2.17, in Ubuntu
16.04 LTS before 1.2.15ubuntu0.2, and in Ubuntu 16.10 before 1.3.2ubuntu0.1
allows man-in-the-middle attackers to bypass a repository-signing
protection mechanism by leveraging improper error handling when validating
InRelease file signatures.
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: apt (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (InRelease file splitting code is not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (1.0.1ubuntu2.17)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1.2.15ubuntu0.2)
More Information

Updated: 2018-10-31 21:22:26 UTC (commit cfa7cf69d76449ccff972ac22f40976a08d908c2)