Vigil@nce - apt: denial of service via a deb package
May 2020 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Debian, Ubuntu.
Consequences: denial of service on service.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 14/05/2020.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can trigger a fatal error in apt via a deb file package, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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