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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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Products Affected

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux 8 Fixed LIN8-3537
8.0.0.11 --
Wind River Linux 9 Fixed -- 9.0.0.0 --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- 7.0.0.21 --
Wind River Linux LTS 21 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux CD release Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks
VxWorks 7 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 6.9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --

Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads

Comments

Hostapd & wpa_supplicant


Notes
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