Re: Revival of the signed debs discussion
On Thu, 4 Dec 2003 11:47:50 -0500, Matt Zimmerman <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> What kind of real world attacks do signed debs prevent? Not a
> compromised buildd, or a compromised maintainer's workstation.
It would allow me to copy .debs around with other people, or
use .debs not made available through the usual chain of security; as
long as the author hapens to be in my web of trust.
When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. Hunter S. Thompson
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
1024R/C7261095 print CB D9 F4 12 68 07 E4 05 CC 2D 27 12 1D F5 E8 6E
1024D/BF24424C print 4966 F272 D093 B493 410B 924B 21BA DABB BF24 424C