Plugins Database As of 12-06-2019

Ubuntu Update for wpa USN-4136-1

Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Impact by CVSS Score
  • ID: 1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844180

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'wpa' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the USN-4136-1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
It was discovered that wpa_supplicant incorrectly handled certain management frames. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.

Affected Versions:
'wpa' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Ubuntu 19.04, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

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Severity
Low
CVSS Score
3.3
Published
2019-09-19 02:03:04
Modified
2019-09-20 05:25:28
CVE
CVE-2019-16275

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