CVE-2021-43398 log

Severity Medium
Remote Yes
Type Private key recovery
Crypto++ 8.6.0 and earlier contains a timing leakage in MakePublicKey(). There is a clear correlation between execution time and private key length, which may cause disclosure of the length information of the private key. This might allow attackers to conduct timing attacks.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-2528 crypto++ 8.5.0-2 8.6.0-1 Medium Fixed