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Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2009 18:23:27 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Steven M. Christey" <>
To: Jamie Strandboge <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: apt

Name: CVE-2009-1358
Status: Candidate
Reference: CONFIRM:

apt-get in apt before 0.7.21 does not check for the correct error code
from gpgv, which causes apt to treat a repository as valid even when
it has been signed with a key that has been revoked or expired, which
might allow remote attackers to trick apt into installing malicious

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