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HistoryApr 09, 2018 - 12:00 a.m.

Python Crypto vulnerability

2018-04-0900:00:00
ubuntu.com
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7.6 High

AI Score

Confidence

High

0.003 Low

EPSS

Percentile

71.0%

Releases

  • Ubuntu 12.04

Packages

  • python-crypto - cryptographic algorithms and protocols for Python

Details

USN-3616-1 fixed a vulnerability in Python Crypto. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

It was discovered that Python Crypto incorrectly generated ElGamal key
parameters. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain
sensitive information.