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]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-244
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA wpa_supplicant
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-14.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA wpa_supplicant
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-14.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA wpa_supplicant
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.6-2.50
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA wpa_supplicant
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-244
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA wpa_supplicant
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-14.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA wpa_supplicant
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-14.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA wpa_supplicant
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-14.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA wpa_supplicant
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-244
openSUSE 13.1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.0-3.11.1
  • wpa_supplicant-debuginfo >= 2.0-3.11.1
  • wpa_supplicant-debugsource >= 2.0-3.11.1
  • wpa_supplicant-gui >= 2.0-3.11.1
  • wpa_supplicant-gui-debuginfo >= 2.0-3.11.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2015-341
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.6-lp150.2.13
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA wpa_supplicant
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-6.2
  • wpa_supplicant-gui >= 2.2-6.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA wpa_supplicant
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • hostapd >= 2.6-5.3.1
  • hostapd-debuginfo >= 2.6-5.3.1
  • hostapd-debugsource >= 2.6-5.3.1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-8.2
  • wpa_supplicant-gui >= 2.2-8.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA wpa_supplicant
openSUSE-2017-1201
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • hostapd >= 2.6-8.1
  • hostapd-debuginfo >= 2.6-8.1
  • hostapd-debugsource >= 2.6-8.1
  • wpa_supplicant >= 2.2-10.4
  • wpa_supplicant-gui >= 2.2-10.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA wpa_supplicant
openSUSE-2017-1201
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
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA wpa_supplicant


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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 wpa_supplicant Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 wpa_supplicant Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA wpa_supplicant Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA 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 for VMWare 11 SP3 wpa_supplicant Not affected