Key Recovery Attack Affecting oqs package, versions <0.7.2



    Attack Complexity Low
    User Interaction Required
    Availability High

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-RUST-OQS-2987460
  • published 19 Aug 2022
  • disclosed 18 Aug 2022
  • credit Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade oqs to version 0.7.2 or higher.


oqs is a package providing safe Rust bindings for the liboqs C library

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Key Recovery Attack via this insecure oqs::sig::Algorithm::RainbowI* variants.