python-crypto 2.6.1-6ubuntu0.16.04.3 source package in Ubuntu

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python-crypto (2.6.1-6ubuntu0.16.04.3) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: weak ElGamal key parameters
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-6594.patch: use backported fix from
      pycryptodome in lib/Crypto/PublicKey/ElGamal.py.
    - CVE-2018-6594

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>  Fri, 30 Mar 2018 11:18:44 -0400

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Marc Deslauriers on 2018-03-30
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Xenial
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Architectures:
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Section:
python
Urgency:
Medium Urgency

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python-crypto: cryptographic algorithms and protocols for Python

 A collection of cryptographic algorithms and protocols, implemented
 for use from Python. Among the contents of the package:
 .
  * Hash functions: HMAC, MD2, MD4, MD5, RIPEMD160, SHA, SHA256.
  * Block encryption algorithms: AES, ARC2, Blowfish, CAST, DES, Triple-DES.
  * Stream encryption algorithms: ARC4, simple XOR.
  * Public-key algorithms: RSA, DSA, ElGamal.
  * Protocols: All-or-nothing transforms, chaffing/winnowing.
  * Miscellaneous: RFC1751 module for converting 128-bit keys
    into a set of English words, primality testing, random number generation.

python-crypto-dbg: cryptographic algorithms and protocols for Python (debug extension)

 A collection of cryptographic algorithms and protocols, implemented
 for use from Python.
 .
 This package contains the extensions built for the Python debug interpreter.

python-crypto-doc: cryptographic algorithms and protocols for Python (documentation)

 A collection of cryptographic algorithms and protocols, implemented
 for use from Python.
 .
 This package contains technical documentation.

python3-crypto: cryptographic algorithms and protocols for Python 3

 A collection of cryptographic algorithms and protocols, implemented
 for use from Python 3. Among the contents of the package:
 .
  * Hash functions: HMAC, MD2, MD4, MD5, RIPEMD160, SHA, SHA256.
  * Block encryption algorithms: AES, ARC2, Blowfish, CAST, DES, Triple-DES.
  * Stream encryption algorithms: ARC4, simple XOR.
  * Public-key algorithms: RSA, DSA, ElGamal.
  * Protocols: All-or-nothing transforms, chaffing/winnowing.
  * Miscellaneous: RFC1751 module for converting 128-bit keys
    into a set of English words, primality testing, random number generation.

python3-crypto-dbg: cryptographic algorithms and protocols for Python 3 (debug extension)

 A collection of cryptographic algorithms and protocols, implemented
 for use from Python 3.
 .
 This package contains the extensions built for the Python 3 debug interpreter.