PRNG Seed Error

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The incorrect use of a seed by a Psuedo Random Number Generator 1. A seed error is usually brought on through the erroneous generation or application of a seed state.

Risk Factors




The application of a seed state that is known to an attacker can lead to a permanent compromise attack 2.


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Category:OWASP ASDR Project Category:Cryptographic Vulnerability Category:Vulnerability