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CVE-2016-4476

Description

hostapd 0.6.7 through 2.5 and wpa_supplicant 0.6.7 through 2.5 do not reject \\n and \\r characters in passphrase parameters, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon outage) via a crafted WPS operation.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: May 9, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: May 10, 2016

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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Hostapd & wpa_supplicant

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