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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1300

apt 0.7.20 does not check when the date command returns an "invalid date" error, which can prevent apt from loading security updates in time zones for which DST occurs at midnight.
Publish Date : 2009-04-16 Last Update Date : 2009-05-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1779 apt -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8263 unix
DSA-1779-1 apt -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13616 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1300

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Debian APT 0.7.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian APT 1

- References For CVE-2009-1300

http://secunia.com/advisories/34829
SECUNIA 34829
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=523213 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/34874
SECUNIA 34874
http://secunia.com/advisories/34832
SECUNIA 34832
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1779
DEBIAN DSA-1779
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-762-1
UBUNTU USN-762-1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/04/08/11
MLIST [oss-security] 20090408 CVE request: apt
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/coreutils/+bug/354793 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1300

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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