FreeBSD : wpa_supplicant -- WPS_NFC option payload length validation vulnerability (c93c9395-25e1-11e5-a4a5-002590263bf5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84653


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Jouni Malinen reports :

Incomplete WPS and P2P NFC NDEF record payload length validation.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84653

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c93c939525e111e5a4a5002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/07/13

Modified: 2015/11/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wpa_supplicant, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/07/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8041