Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1244-1 ca-certificates -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 15 Jan 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 858064, Bug 858539.
- More information:
This release does a complete update of the CA list. This includes removing the StartCom and WoSign certificates to as they are now untrusted by the major browser vendors.
This includes 1024-bit root certificates (#858064) and untrusted StartCom and WoSign certificates (#858539) which have been removed, as they are deemed to untrustworthy.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 20130119+deb7u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your ca-certificates packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS