SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : wpa_supplicant (SUSE-SU-2015:1013-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

wpa_supplicant was updated to fix three security issues :

- CVE-2015-0210: wpa_supplicant: broken certificate
subject check this adds the 'domain_match' config option
from upstream (additional to the already existing
domain_suffix_match)

- CVE-2014-3686: hostapd command execution

- CVE-2015-1863: P2P SSID processing vulnerability

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/900611
https://bugzilla.suse.com/915323
https://bugzilla.suse.com/927558
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3686.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0210.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-1863.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?67678af5

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-244=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-244=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84079 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70396
74296

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3686
CVE-2015-0210
CVE-2015-1863

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