[ALSA-2021:1686] Moderate: wpa_supplicant security, bug fix, and enhancement update
Type:
security
Severity:
moderate
Release date:
2021-05-18
Description:
The wpa_supplicant packages contain an 802.1X Supplicant with support for WEP, WPA, WPA2 (IEEE 802.11i / RSN), and various EAP authentication methods. They implement key negotiation with a WPA Authenticator for client stations and controls the roaming and IEEE 802.11 authentication and association of the WLAN driver. Security Fix(es): * wpa_supplicant: P2P group information processing vulnerability (CVE-2021-0326) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • wpa_supplicant-2.9-5.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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