Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2593-1 ca-certificates -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 14 Mar 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 962596.
- More information:
This update reverts the Symantec CA blacklist (which was originally +
GeoTrust Global CA+
GeoTrust Primary Certification Authority+ "GeoTrust Primary Certification Authority - G2" + "GeoTrust Primary Certification Authority - G3" +
GeoTrust Universal CA+
thawte Primary Root CA+ "thawte Primary Root CA - G2" + "thawte Primary Root CA - G3" + "VeriSign Class 3 Public Primary Certification Authority - G4" + "VeriSign Class 3 Public Primary Certification Authority - G5" +
VeriSign Universal Root Certification Authority
Note: due to bug #743339, CA certificates added back in this version won't automatically be trusted again on upgrade. Affected users may need to reconfigure the package to restore the desired state.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 20200601~deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your ca-certificates packages.
For the detailed security status of ca-certificates please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/ca-certificates
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