SuSE 11.3 Security Update : wpa_supplicant (SAT Patch Number 9894)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update fixes a remote code execution vulnerability in
wpa_supplicant's wpa_cli and hostapd_cli tools. CVE-2014-3686 has been
assigned to this issue.

Additionally, password based authentication with PKCS#5v2 has been

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9894.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 78868 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3686

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