Bug 864596 - CVE-2012-4445 hostapd, wpa_supplicant: DoS (abort) by processing certain fragmented EAP-TLS messages [fedora-all]
CVE-2012-4445 hostapd, wpa_supplicant: DoS (abort) by processing certain frag...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: wpa_supplicant (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Dan Williams
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: Security, SecurityTracking
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Blocks: CVE-2012-4445
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Reported: 2012-10-09 13:42 EDT by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2012-10-31 06:19 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-10-31 06:19:40 EDT
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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2012-10-09 13:42:48 EDT
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Comment 1 Dan Williams 2012-10-29 18:34:40 EDT
I don't believe wpa_supplicant is affected by this bug, because it's lightweight AP mode does not support WPA-Enterprise authentication/security.  Only hostapd itself does.
Comment 2 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2012-10-31 06:19:40 EDT

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