OpenSSL Information for VU#724968

RSA key reconstruction vulnerability



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


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).

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