[gnutls-devel] Memory leak in the ECDSA key generation

Jan Vcelak jan.vcelak at nic.cz
Tue Apr 28 13:50:39 CEST 2015

Hello list,

the attached patch fixes memory leak when generating or verifying an ECDSA key.

The patch is formatted to fit the gnutls_3_3_x branch. But the problem seems
to be present on master as well.

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Jan Včelák

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