[Cryptography] OpenSSL: rsa_builtin_keygen: key size too small

John Gilmore gnu at toad.com
Thu Dec 26 02:23:49 EST 2019

Ray Dillinger <bear at sonic.net> wrote:
> If you do get an openssl working that can produce a trivial RSA key,
> I'm pretty sure no other openssl in the world will consent to talk to
> it using that key.

Trying it with every possible IP address sounds like a fun way to get
a paper and a CVE.  We all know how well most software handles "things
that aren't supposed to happen".  Even if it doesn't catch modern openssl's,
there are lots of other implementations...


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