|Number of vulnerabilities
|Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
The Bouncy Castle Crypto Package For Java
Universal components / Libraries / Libraries used by multiple products
|Legion of the Bouncy Castle Inc.
This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a local attacker to cobtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.
The weakness exists due to a design error when determining the size of the to be used to protect data inside of a keystore. A local attacker can gain access to a BKSv1 keystore file, bypass security restrictions and conduct brute-force attack.
Update to version 1.47 or later.Vulnerable software versions
The Bouncy Castle Crypto Package For Java: 1.0 - 1.46External links
Q & A
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, proof of concept for this vulnerability is available.