Insecure Encryption Affecting org.bouncycastle:bcprov-jdk15on package, versions [1.54,1.60)


0.0
high

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
    Confidentiality High
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NVD
7.5 high

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JAVA-ORGBOUNCYCASTLE-32369
  • published 13 Jun 2018
  • disclosed 18 Apr 2018
  • credit Armin Lunkeit

How to fix?

Upgrade org.bouncycastle:bcprov-jdk15on to version 1.60 or higher.

Overview

BouncyCastle is a Java implementation of cryptographic algorithms.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Insecure Encryption. It has a flaw in the Low-level interface to RSA key pair generator, specifically RSA Key Pairs generated in low-level API with added certainty may have less M-R tests than expected.