CVE-2014-0489

NameCVE-2014-0489
DescriptionAPT before 1.0.9, when the Acquire::GzipIndexes option is enabled, does not validate checksums, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted package.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-53-1, DSA-3025-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
apt (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1.0.9.8.4fixed
stretch1.4.8fixed
buster, sid1.6.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
aptsource(unstable)1.0.9high
aptsourcesqueeze0.8.10.3+squeeze3highDLA-53-1
aptsourcewheezy0.9.7.9+deb7u3highDSA-3025-1

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