Slackware: 2021-362-01: wpa_supplicant Security Update

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[slackware-security]  wpa_supplicant (SSA:2021-362-01)

New wpa_supplicant packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2,
and -current to fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
  This update fixes the following security issues:
  AP mode PMF disconnection protection bypass.
  UPnP SUBSCRIBE misbehavior in hostapd WPS AP.
  P2P group information processing vulnerability.
  P2P provision discovery processing vulnerability.
  ASN.1: Validate DigestAlgorithmIdentifier parameters.
  Flush pending control interface message for an interface to be removed.
  These issues could result in a denial-of-service, privilege escalation,
  arbitrary code execution, or other unexpected behavior.
  Thanks to nobodino for pointing out the patches.
  For more information, see:
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-0326
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-0535
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-12695
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-16275
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-27803
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-30004
  (* Security fix *)
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Where to find the new packages:
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Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(https://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project!  :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on https://slackware.com for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-8.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-8.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 14.0 package:
c7f924f06b8d72768571d8304f5c37e7  wpa_supplicant-2.9-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
993052fe0c17c01c57a68f1e7ead6254  wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
fa383478bd07b1e7ae7d86b253b21375  wpa_supplicant-2.9-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
200d9c2a29cb6fa65ac997ce2e585dbd  wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
dcdc508c0b81f2101786ce35fc083c7b  wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
50e4302b46ba90b9b6801c68b5f9a155  wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
ca90b2f1ab0b20a3001a02269528dd78  n/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-8.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
34e0822856e122fbbfbd9c5bbffd6762  n/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-8.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz


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Slackware: 2021-362-01: wpa_supplicant Security Update

December 28, 2021
New wpa_supplicant packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues

Summary

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog: patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded. This update fixes the following security issues: AP mode PMF disconnection protection bypass. UPnP SUBSCRIBE misbehavior in hostapd WPS AP. P2P group information processing vulnerability. P2P provision discovery processing vulnerability. ASN.1: Validate DigestAlgorithmIdentifier parameters. Flush pending control interface message for an interface to be removed. These issues could result in a denial-of-service, privilege escalation, arbitrary code execution, or other unexpected behavior. Thanks to nobodino for pointing out the patches. For more information, see: https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-0326 https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-0535 https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-12695 https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-16275 https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-27803 https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-30004 (* Security fix *)

Where Find New Packages

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab (https://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting to the Slackware project! :-)
Also see the "Get Slack" section on https://slackware.com for additional mirror sites near you.
Updated package for Slackware 14.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
Updated package for Slackware 14.1: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
Updated package for Slackware 14.2: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
Updated package for Slackware -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-8.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-8.txz

MD5 Signatures

Slackware 14.0 package: c7f924f06b8d72768571d8304f5c37e7 wpa_supplicant-2.9-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
Slackware x86_64 14.0 package: 993052fe0c17c01c57a68f1e7ead6254 wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
Slackware 14.1 package: fa383478bd07b1e7ae7d86b253b21375 wpa_supplicant-2.9-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: 200d9c2a29cb6fa65ac997ce2e585dbd wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
Slackware 14.2 package: dcdc508c0b81f2101786ce35fc083c7b wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: 50e4302b46ba90b9b6801c68b5f9a155 wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
Slackware -current package: ca90b2f1ab0b20a3001a02269528dd78 n/wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-8.txz
Slackware x86_64 -current package: 34e0822856e122fbbfbd9c5bbffd6762 n/wpa_supplicant-2.9-x86_64-8.txz

Severity
[slackware-security] wpa_supplicant (SSA:2021-362-01)
New wpa_supplicant packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues.

Installation Instructions

Installation instructions: Upgrade the package as root: # upgradepkg wpa_supplicant-2.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

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