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Cryptographic Issues


Severity High
Score 7.5/10


The Miller-Rabin primality check in Botan 1.8.3 prior to 1.10.8 and 1.11.x prior to 1.11.9 improperly uses a single random base, which makes it easier for remote attackers to defeat cryptographic protection mechanisms via a DH group.

  • LOW
  • NONE
  • NONE
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  • HIGH
  • NONE

CWE-310 - Cryptographic Issues

Cryptographic issues is a category of weaknesses related to the design and implementation of the confidentiality and integrity of data. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category can lead to data quality degradation.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published