GNU TLS Information for VU#997481

Cryptographic libraries and applications do not adequately defend against timing attacks



Vendor Statement

Gnutls is vulnerable to this attack for the time being [2003-04-16]. The issue is being addressed within libgcrypt. RSA blinding support already exists in the libgcrypt cvs, and a proper release is expected soon.

Vendor Information

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

Vendor References



The CERT/CC has no additional comments at this time.

If you have feedback, comments, or additional information about this vulnerability, please send us email.