Use of a Risky Cryptographic Algorithm Affecting package, versions [1.6.0,1.6.17)

  • Attack Complexity


  • Confidentiality


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  • snyk-id


  • published

    17 Apr 2015

  • disclosed

    17 Apr 2015

  • credit

    Dennis Kupser, Christian Mainka, Juraj Somorovsky

Overview Affected versions of the package use a Risky Cryptographic Algorithm. The PKCS#1 v1.5 Key Transport Algorithm is used to encrypt symmetric keys as part of WS-Security. WSS4J can leak information about where a particular decryption operation fails.