CVE-2009-1300

NameCVE-2009-1300
Descriptionapt 0.7.20 does not check when the date command returns an "invalid date" error, which can prevent apt from loading security updates in time zones for which DST occurs at midnight.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1779-1, DTSA-199-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs523213

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
apt (PTS)wheezy0.9.7.9+deb7u7fixed
wheezy (security)0.9.7.9+deb7u6fixed
jessie1.0.9.8.3fixed
stretch, sid1.2.12fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
aptsource(unstable)0.7.21high523213
aptsourceetch0.6.46.4-0.1+etch1highDSA-1779-1
aptsourcelenny0.7.20.2+lenny1highDSA-1779-1
aptsourcesqueeze0.7.20.2+squeeze1highDTSA-199-1

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