Upstream information

CVE-2015-1863 at MITRE

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in wpa_supplicant 1.0 through 2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash), read memory, or possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted SSID information in a management frame when creating or updating P2P entries.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.8 3.2
Vector AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Adjacent Network Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low High
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial None
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 915323 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 927558 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-14.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-15.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-244
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.6-15.10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.6-4.11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.6-4.17.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.9-4.29.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.6-2.50
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-244
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.6-lp150.2.13
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA wpa_supplicant-2.6-lp150.2.13
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • hostapd >= 2.6-1.1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.6-1.1
  • wpa_supplicant-gui >= 2.6-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA hostapd-2.6-1.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA wpa_supplicant-2.6-1.1


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 wpa_supplicant Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 wpa_supplicant Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware wpa_supplicant Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Business Critical Linux wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 wpa_supplicant In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 wpa_supplicant In progress