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vulnerability bulletin CVE-2019-3462

apt: Man-in-the-Middle

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can act as a Man-in-the-Middle on apt, in order to read or write data in the session, so a malicious package is installed.
Impacted products: Debian, Ubuntu.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: data reading, data creation/edition.
Hacker's origin: internet server.
Creation date: 22/01/2019.
Références of this threat: CERTFR-2019-AVI-030, CVE-2019-3462, DLA-1637-1, DSA-4371-1, USN-3863-1, USN-3863-2, VIGILANCE-VUL-28323.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can act as a Man-in-the-Middle on apt, in order to read or write data in the session, so a malicious package is installed.
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