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LIN6-10083 : Security Advisory - Hostapd & wpa_supplicant. - CVE-2015-4142

Created: Jun 30, 2015    Updated: Dec 3, 2018
Resolved Date: Aug 3, 2015
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 6
Component/s: Userspace


Integer underflow in the WMM Action frame parser in hostapd 0.5.5 through 2.4 and wpa_supplicant 0.7.0 through 2.4, when used for AP mode MLME/SME functionality, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted frame, which triggers an out-of-bounds read.

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