Insecure Encryption Affecting org.bouncycastle:bcprov-jdk15on Open this link in a new tab package, versions [1.47,1.56)


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • Confidentiality

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-ORGBOUNCYCASTLE-32361

  • published

    13 Jun 2018

  • disclosed

    4 Nov 2016

  • credit

    Unknown

Overview

org.bouncycastle:bcprov-jdk15on is a Java implementation of cryptographic algorithms.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Insecure Encryption. The DSA key pair generator generates a weak private key if used with default values.

Remediation

Upgrade org.bouncycastle:bcprov-jdk15on to version 1.56 or higher.

References