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Date: Mon, 25 May 2015 22:10:22 +0200
From: Raphaël Rigo <>
Subject: CVE request for attic : encrypted backups attack


attic is a deduplicating backup program written in Python.
It features encrypted remote backups.

Unfortunately :
allow an attacker able to modify a remote encrypted directory to cause the
client to send unencrypted data on the next backup run.

It was fixed in this commit :

Could a CVE be assigned ?

PS: I am not an attic dev, just a user.

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