97868 : Legion of the Bouncy Castle Java Cryptography API ECDSA Validation Malformed Signature Handling DoS
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Disclosure Date
2013-02-20

Description

Legion of the Bouncy Castle contains a flaw in the Java cryptography API that may allow a denial of service. The issue is triggered when handling malformed signatures during ECDSA validation. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to potentially crash the program.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

OSVDB is not currently aware of a solution for this vulnerability.

Products

Legion of the Bouncy Castle
Legion of the Bouncy Castle
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