APT 0.7.x before 0.7.25 and 0.8.x before 0.8.16, when using the
apt-key net-update to import keyrings, relies on GnuPG argument order
and does not check GPG subkeys, which might allow remote attackers to
install altered packages via a man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack. NOTE:
this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for
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