Upstream information

CVE-2017-13098 at MITRE

Description

BouncyCastle TLS prior to version 1.0.3, when configured to use the JCE (Java Cryptography Extension) for cryptographic functions, provides a weak Bleichenbacher oracle when any TLS cipher suite using RSA key exchange is negotiated. An attacker can recover the private key from a vulnerable application. This vulnerability is referred to as "ROBOT."

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1072697 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • bouncycastle >= 1.60-lp150.2.3.1
  • bouncycastle-javadoc >= 1.60-lp150.2.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-776
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • bouncycastle >= 1.59-23.3.1
  • bouncycastle-javadoc >= 1.59-23.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-628