|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
The Bouncy Castle Crypto Package For Java
Universal components / Libraries / Libraries used by multiple products
|Vendor||Legion of the Bouncy Castle Inc.|
This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information.
vulnerability exists due to a timing issue within the EC math library. A remote attacker who can observe timing information for the generation of multiple deterministic ECDSA signatures is able to reconstruct the private key used for encryption.
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
The Bouncy Castle Crypto Package For Java: 1.0 - 1.65Fixed software versions
Q & A
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?