On some architectures, notably ppc64 and s390x for Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Stack Protection is not used. And ppc64 is only available in a Server variant, which doesn’t install the bluez package, making it not vulnerable by default even if Bluetooth hardware happens to be present. However the Bluetooth kernel module is not available for our s390x Server variant.
Once a defect escapes into production it can be very costly to remediate. It has been well-known that fixing security bugs early in the development lifecycle not only helps eliminate exposure to potential vulnerabilities, but it also saves time, effort, and money. Both groups blame the other for being the source of all of their ills. The perception is that a vast gulf of understanding and ability lies between the two camps. “They can’t possibly understand what it is to do my job. Developers and security personnel view each other with suspicion. ” is a surprisingly common statement tossed about. It is a tale as old as time.
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A malicious TLS or DTLS client or server
could send a specially crafted TLS or DTLS Heartbeat packet to disclose a
limited portion of memory per request from a connected client or server. Note that the disclosed portions of memory could potentially include
sensitive information such as private keys. An information disclosure flaw was found in the way OpenSSL handled TLS and
DTLS Heartbeat Extension packets.
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For symmetric ciphers, the story is slightly different. It has been proven that applying Grover’s algorithm to break a symmetric (secret key) algorithm with key length of n bits by brute force requires time equal to roughly 2^(n/2) invocations of the underlying cryptographic algorithm, compared with roughly 2^n in the classical case, meaning that the strength of symmetric key lengths are effectively halved: AES-256 would have the same security against an attack using Grover’s algorithm that AES-128 has against classical brute-force search. Therefore the situation with symmetric ciphers is stronger than the one with public key crypto systems.
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It was discovered that the /etc/sysconfig/virt-who configuration file,
which may contain hypervisor authentication credentials, was
world-readable. A local user could use this flaw to obtain authentication
credentials from this file.
It was fixed upstream1 before Product Security became aware of it. It was reported to Red Hat by Mikhail Egorov of Odin. CVE-2016-7050 took advantage of the deserialization capabilities of SerializableProvider. Luckily, the RESTEasy version used in the supported version of JBoss EAP 7 was later than 3. Final, so it was not affected.
Most cryptographic protocols are made of two main parts, the key negotiation algorithm which is used to establish a secure channel and the symmetric or bulk encryption cipher, which is used to do the actual protection of the channel via encryption/decryption between the client and the server.