Improper Verification of Cryptographic Signature Affecting apt package, versions *

  • Attack Complexity


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  • snyk-id


  • published

    27 Jun 2018

  • disclosed

    26 Nov 2019

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Debian:10 apt.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream apt package.

It was found that apt-key in apt, all versions, do not correctly validate gpg keys with the master keyring, leading to a potential man-in-the-middle attack.