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CVE-2015-1863 Detail

Current 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.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 6.5


Access Vector (AV): Local_Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-05/msg00000.html Third Party Advisory
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/131598/Android-wpa_supplicant-Heap-Overflow.html Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1090.html Third Party Advisory
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Apr/82 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://security.alibaba.com/blog/blog.htm?spm=0.0.0.0.p1ECc3&id=19
http://w1.fi/security/2015-1/wpa_supplicant-p2p-ssid-overflow.txt Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3233 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/535353/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/74296
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032192 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2577-1 Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201606-17 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:15.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:w1.fi:wpa_supplicant:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:w1.fi:wpa_supplicant:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:w1.fi:wpa_supplicant:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:w1.fi:wpa_supplicant:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:w1.fi:wpa_supplicant:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:w1.fi:wpa_supplicant:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:w1.fi:wpa_supplicant:2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_hpc_node:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_hpc_node_eus:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1863
NVD Published Date:
04/28/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018