470_v7-0004-Invoke-DRBG-from-common-libgcrypt-RNG-code.patch
AbandonedPublic

Authored by smueller_chronox.de on Aug 21 2014, 9:44 PM.

Details

Reviewers
None
Summary

From f74499d1683f6c50283b814028f617bab90e7aeb Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Stephan Mueller <smueller@chronox.de>
Date: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:21:41 +0200
Subject: [PATCH v7 4/7] Invoke DRBG from common libgcrypt RNG code

Integrate the DRBG invocation with the common libgcrypt RNG code. This
integration replaces the old ANSI X9.31 RNG invocation. As the ANSI
X9.31 shall only be invoked in FIPS mode and it is sunset at the end of
2014 for FIPS purposes, a complete replacement with the DRBG is
considered appropriate. The DRBG is FIPS approved deterministic random

number generator for the forseeable future.

random/random.c | 33 +++++++++++++++++++++++----------
1 file changed, 23 insertions(+), 10 deletions(-)

1.9.3

Test Plan

Diff Detail

Lint
Lint Skipped
Unit
Unit Tests Skipped