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The dsa_sign_setup function in crypto/dsa/dsa_ossl.c in OpenSSL through 1.0.2h does not properly ensure the use of constant-time operations, which makes it easier for local users to discover a DSA private key via a timing side-channel attack.

Priority: LOW
CVSS v3: 5.5
Publish Date: Jun 19, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: Jun 21, 2016

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