|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS: Security Advisory for packagekit (DLA-2399-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'packagekit'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2399-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'packagekit'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2399-1 advisory.
Two vulnerabilities have been discovered in packagekit, a package
Vaisha Bernard discovered that PackageKit incorrectly handled
certain methods. A local attacker could use this issue to learn the
MIME type of any file on the system.
Sami Niemim?ki discovered that PackageKit incorrectly handled local
deb packages. A local user could possibly use this issue to install
untrusted packages, contrary to expectations.
'packagekit' package(s) on Debian Linux.
For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your packagekit packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-16121|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-16122
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