Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:13:06 +0300 From: Alexander Cherepanov <ch3root@...nwall.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE for Kali Linux On 2015-03-23 13:38, Marcus Meissner wrote: >> There are some attacks even if you verify signatures, e.g. serving >> old, known-vulnerable versions. HTTPS can help here (until >> signatures start to be widely accompanied by expiring timestamps or >> something). > > SUSE has added an expiry tag in the YUM metadata for such cases. It's nice to see progress in this area. Does SUSE guard against other attacks from  too?  https://isis.poly.edu/~jcappos/papers/cappos_pmsec_tr08-02.pdf -- Alexander Cherepanov
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