bugThe Circle - Bugs: bug #3693, Plaintext too large


bug #3693: Plaintext too large

Submitted by:  Peter Moulder <pjrm>
Submitted on:  Mon 19 May 2003 01:54:58 PM UTC  
Category:  Internal Severity:  4
Item Group:  Bug Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open

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Sat 24 May 2003 01:03:55 AM UTC, comment #1:

Traceback here was caused by random_inst, but it similar to a very occasional bug that occurs even without random_inst.

- better type checking
- to look through the crypto code to work out what causes this normally

Paul Harrison <pfh>
Project Administrator
Mon 19 May 2003 01:54:58 PM UTC, original submission:

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/home/pmoulder/wd/circle-head/circlelib/name_server.py", line 271, in identity_test
if not crypto.RSA.construct(key).verify(tester,result):
File "/home/pmoulder/wd/circle-head/circlelib/crypto/pubkey.py", line 75, in verify
return self._verify(M, signature)
File "/home/pmoulder/wd/circle-head/circlelib/crypto/RSA.py", line 114, in _verify
File "/home/pmoulder/wd/circle-head/circlelib/crypto/RSA.py", line 101, in _encrypt
raise error, 'Plaintext too large'
RSA module: Plaintext too large

Peter Moulder <pjrm>
Project Administrator


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2003-05-24 pfh Severity5 - Important: no release until fixed => (Error - Not Found)

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