Predictable Rng In The Vulnerable Debian Openssl Package presented at Chaos Communication Congress 25

by Luciano Bello,

Tags: Security

Summary : Recently, the Debian project announced an OpenSSL package vulnerability which they had been distributing for the last two years. This bug makes the PRNG predictable, affecting the keys generated by openssl and every other system that uses libssl (eg. openssh, openvpn).