On 17 February 2015 at 13:15, Ed Maste <ema...@freebsd.org> wrote:
> One other point - this only applies to keys generated while running on
> a kernel in that range. If you previously generated keys and then
> upgraded to r273872 or later there's no concern with respect to key
> randomness from this issue.

One further followup, it's been pointed out that a lack of entropy can
leak DSA private key material. See for example:


In other words, an existing key does not become less random as a
result of this flaw (which is the point I was trying to make), but it
the flaw could cause it to be exposed.
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