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Idebian-watch-uses-insecure-uri

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.113.26. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.113.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check debian/watch.

Visibility: info

The watch file uses an unencrypted transport protocol for the URI such as http:// or ftp://. It is recommended to use a secure transport such as HTTPS for anonymous read-only access.

Upstream may already provide a HTTPS variant of the URI. If not, please contact them and ask them to consider adding one.

The following 3596 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 3630 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 20 overrides. The tag performed 99% of the time.