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|Posted: Fri Jul 31, 2020 6:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 202007-62 ] PyCrypto
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: PyCrypto: Weak key generation (GLSA 202007-62)
A flaw in PyCrypto allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive
PyCrypto is the Python Cryptography Toolkit.
Vulnerable: <= 2.6.1-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures
It was discovered that PyCrypto incorrectly generated ElGamal key
Attackers may be able to obtain sensitive information by reading
There is no known workaround at this time.
Gentoo has discontinued support for PyCrypto. We recommend that users
# emerge --unmerge “dev-python/pycrypto”NOTE: The Gentoo developer(s) maintaining PyCrypto have discontinued
support at this time. PyCryptodome is the canonical successor to