CVE-2016-4477

Priority
Description
wpa_supplicant 0.4.0 through 2.5 does not reject \n and \r characters in
passphrase parameters, which allows local users to trigger arbitrary
library loading and consequently gain privileges, or cause a denial of
service (daemon outage), via a crafted (1) SET, (2) SET_CRED, or (3)
SET_NETWORK command.
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):DNE
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):DNE
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Updated: 2019-08-23 07:27:51 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)