Disable blinding for boringssl_self_test_rsa().

Disable blinding for boringssl_self_test_rsa() to avoid an entropy draw like
the 'k' value for ECDSA is fixed to avoid an entropy draw in boringssl_self_test_ecc().

The boringssl_self_test_rsa() use entropy to generate the blinding factor and
the inverse of blinding factor. Running boringssl_self_test_rsa() from init stage of OS
on some devices as the kernel's entropy pool is not yet initialized, causing the process
to block for seconds.

Bug: None
Change-Id: I4c1119c9950553eec030bedf36ec22ab41088f20
Reviewed-on: https://boringssl-review.googlesource.com/c/boringssl/+/55545
Reviewed-by: Adam Langley <agl@google.com>
Commit-Queue: Adam Langley <agl@google.com>
1 file changed
tree: d4f60cc3ed32b7cd64c11caecc8c4813aa99a4dd
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BoringSSL is a fork of OpenSSL that is designed to meet Google's needs.

Although BoringSSL is an open source project, it is not intended for general use, as OpenSSL is. We don't recommend that third parties depend upon it. Doing so is likely to be frustrating because there are no guarantees of API or ABI stability.

Programs ship their own copies of BoringSSL when they use it and we update everything as needed when deciding to make API changes. This allows us to mostly avoid compromises in the name of compatibility. It works for us, but it may not work for you.

BoringSSL arose because Google used OpenSSL for many years in various ways and, over time, built up a large number of patches that were maintained while tracking upstream OpenSSL. As Google's product portfolio became more complex, more copies of OpenSSL sprung up and the effort involved in maintaining all these patches in multiple places was growing steadily.

Currently BoringSSL is the SSL library in Chrome/Chromium, Android (but it's not part of the NDK) and a number of other apps/programs.

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