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SUSE: CVE-2015-5314: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/10/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/28/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The eap_pwd_process function in eap_server/eap_server_pwd.c in hostapd 2.x before 2.6 does not validate that the reassembly buffer is large enough for the final fragment when used with (1) an internal EAP server or (2) a RADIUS server and EAP-pwd is enabled in a runtime configuration, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (process termination) via a large final fragment in an EAP-pwd message.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-hostapd
  • suse-upgrade-hostapd-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-hostapd-debugsource

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