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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2019-9498: wpa_supplicant security update

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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2019-9498: wpa_supplicant security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/17/2019
Created
01/03/2020
Added
01/03/2020
Modified
01/03/2020

Description

The implementations of EAP-PWD in hostapd EAP Server, when built against a crypto library missing explicit validation on imported elements, do not validate the scalar and element values in EAP-pwd-Commit. An attacker may be able to use invalid scalar/element values to complete authentication, gaining session key and network access without needing or learning the password. Both hostapd with SAE support and wpa_supplicant with SAE support prior to and including version 2.4 are affected. Both hostapd with EAP-pwd support and wpa_supplicant with EAP-pwd support prior to and including version 2.7 are affected.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp8-upgrade-wpa_supplicant

References

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp8-upgrade-wpa_supplicant

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