Debian Security Advisory

DLA-58-3 apt -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
28 Oct 2014
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 710924.
More information:

The recent security updates to apt make apt bug #710924 [1] much easier to trigger. Affected users see 416 Requested Range Not Satisfiable errors during a apt-get update operation. With the upload the fix for this error that was originally introduced in version 0.9.12 [2] is now backported.


For Debian 6 Squeeze, these issues have been fixed in apt version