Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3297-1 unattended-upgrades -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 29 Jun 2015
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-1330.
- More information:
It was discovered that unattended-upgrades, a script for automatic installation of security upgrades, did not properly authenticate downloaded packages when the force-confold or force-confnew dpkg options were enabled via the DPkg::Options::* apt configuration.
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 0.79.5+wheezy2.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 0.83.3.2+deb8u1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed shortly.
We recommend that you upgrade your unattended-upgrades packages.