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Flaws Found in BSD, Linux Software Updaters

Jul 15, 2008, 21:15 (3 Talkback[s])
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"For example, even though known flaws exist in an older version of OpenSSL for Debian, the list of flawed files is still correctly signed. This means an illicit mirror — a deliberately tainted archive of the files, set up to communicate with package managers — can be created and used for distribution.>

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