I am using Debian wheezy and I would like to install the package
apt-transport-https, which allows to access apt repositories through the
What really puzzles me is that the
apt-get gives me the following message:
$ sudo apt-get install apt-transport-https ... The following NEW packages will be installed: apt-transport-https 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 14 not upgraded. Need to get 109 kB of archives. After this operation, 166 kB of additional disk space will be used. WARNING: The following packages cannot be authenticated! apt-transport-https Install these packages without verification [y/N]?
N because I would like to clarify this before installing the package. Why is no authentication information for this package provided? I would expect this to be the default, especially for a package that provides a secure transfer protocol.