Fix lower bound in e in FIPS RSA checking.

SP 800-89 5.3.3 references FIPS 186 for the bounds on e. I /think/
that's section B.3.1 which says:

  (b) The exponent e shall be an odd positive integer such that 2¹⁶ < e < 2²⁵⁶.

But that means that e has to be at least 17 bits. The check for
BN_is_odd ensures that 2¹⁶ itself is rejected.

Change-Id: Ib39f9d43032cbfe33317651c7b6eceb41b123291
Reviewed-by: Steven Valdez <>
Reviewed-by: David Benjamin <>
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