OpenSSL Information for VU#724968

RSA key reconstruction vulnerability

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

The paper describes another example of a side-channel attack, not specific to OpenSSL, where an untrusted local user may be able to discover private key material that is in use on that system

(CVE-2007-3108).

The OpenSSL team have made the following patch available for OpenSSL 0.9.8 that can mitigate this issue. This patch will be part of a future release (although no new release is currently planned).

http://openssl.org/news/patch-CVE-2007-3108.txt

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

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