CVE-2016-1000346 Detail

Current Description

In the Bouncy Castle JCE Provider version 1.55 and earlier the other party DH public key is not fully validated. This can cause issues as invalid keys can be used to reveal details about the other party's private key where static Diffie-Hellman is in use. As of release 1.56 the key parameters are checked on agreement calculation.


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CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  3.7 LOW
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2669
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2927
https://github.com/bcgit/bc-java/commit/1127131c89021612c6eefa26dbe5714c194e7495#diff-d525a20b8acaed791ae2f0f770eb5937 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/07/msg00009.html Third Party Advisory 
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20181127-0004/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3727-1/
https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2020.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-320 Key Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1000346
NVD Published Date:
06/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/20/2020
Source:
MITRE