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SUSE: CVE-2015-4143: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/15/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
10/22/2021

Description

The EAP-pwd server and peer implementation in hostapd and wpa_supplicant 1.0 through 2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and crash) via a crafted (1) Commit or (2) Confirm message payload.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-wpa_supplicant
  • suse-upgrade-wpa_supplicant-gui

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