CVE-2015-7940

2015-11-09T11:59:09
ID CVE-2015-7940
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2018-08-02T21:29:00

Description

The Bouncy Castle Java library before 1.51 does not validate a point is withing the elliptic curve, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain private keys via a series of crafted elliptic curve Diffie Hellman (ECDH) key exchanges, aka an "invalid curve attack."