#VU45990 Information disclosure


Published: 2020-08-24

Vulnerability identifier: #VU45990

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 3.2 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-11735

CWE-ID: CWE-200

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
wolfSSL
Universal components / Libraries / Libraries used by multiple products

Vendor: wolfSSL

Description

The vulnerability allows an attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.

The private-key operations in ecc.c in wolfSSL before 4.4.0 do not use a constant-time modular inverse when mapping to affine coordinates, aka a "projective coordinates leak."

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

wolfSSL: 4.0 - 4.3.0


CPE

External links
http://github.com/wolfSSL/wolfssl/commit/1de07da61f0c8e9926dcbd68119f73230dae283f
http://github.com/wolfSSL/wolfssl/releases/tag/v4.4.0-stable


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.


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