FreeBSD : hostapd and wpa_supplicant -- multiple vulnerabilities (976567f6-05c5-11e6-94fa-002590263bf5)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 90568


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Jouni Malinen reports :

wpa_supplicant unauthorized WNM Sleep Mode GTK control. (2015-6 - CVE-2015-5310)

EAP-pwd missing last fragment length validation. (2015-7 - CVE-2015-5315)

EAP-pwd peer error path failure on unexpected Confirm message. (2015-8
- CVE-2015-5316)


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 90568

File Name: freebsd_pkg_976567f605c511e694fa002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/04/19

Modified: 2017/03/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.3

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


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:hostapd, 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: 2016/04/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/11/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5310, CVE-2015-5315, CVE-2015-5316