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# Security update for wpa_supplicant

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2024:0764-1  
Rating: important  
References:

  * bsc#1219975

  
Cross-References:

  * CVE-2023-52160

  
CVSS scores:

  * CVE-2023-52160 ( SUSE ):  7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
  * CVE-2023-52160 ( NVD ):  6.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

  
Affected Products:

  * Basesystem Module 15-SP5
  * openSUSE Leap 15.5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5

  
  
An update that solves one vulnerability can now be installed.

## Description:

This update for wpa_supplicant fixes the following issues:

  * CVE-2023-52160: Bypassing WiFi Authentication (bsc#1219975).

## Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like
YaST online_update or "zypper patch".  
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  * Basesystem Module 15-SP5  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP5-2024-764=1

  * openSUSE Leap 15.5  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-2024-764=1 openSUSE-SLE-15.5-2024-764=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.5-2024-764=1

## Package List:

  * Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    * wpa_supplicant-2.10-150500.3.3.1
    * wpa_supplicant-debugsource-2.10-150500.3.3.1
    * wpa_supplicant-debuginfo-2.10-150500.3.3.1
  * openSUSE Leap 15.5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64 i586)
    * wpa_supplicant-debugsource-2.10-150500.3.3.1
    * wpa_supplicant-gui-2.10-150500.3.3.1
    * wpa_supplicant-gui-debuginfo-2.10-150500.3.3.1
    * wpa_supplicant-2.10-150500.3.3.1
    * wpa_supplicant-debuginfo-2.10-150500.3.3.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * wpa_supplicant-2.10-150500.3.3.1
    * wpa_supplicant-debugsource-2.10-150500.3.3.1
    * wpa_supplicant-debuginfo-2.10-150500.3.3.1

## References:

  * https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-52160.html
  * https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1219975

SUSE: 2024:0764-1 important: wpa_supplicant

March 5, 2024
* bsc#1219975 Cross-References: * CVE-2023-52160

Summary

## This update for wpa_supplicant fixes the following issues: * CVE-2023-52160: Bypassing WiFi Authentication (bsc#1219975). ## Patch Instructions: To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch". Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: * Basesystem Module 15-SP5 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP5-2024-764=1 * openSUSE Leap 15.5 zypper in -t patch SUSE-2024-764=1 openSUSE-SLE-15.5-2024-764=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.5-2024-764=1 ## Package List: * Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64) * wpa_supplicant-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * wpa_supplicant-debugsource-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * wpa_supplicant-debuginfo-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * openSUSE Leap 15.5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64 i586) * wpa_supplicant-debugsource-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * wpa_supplicant-gui-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * wpa_supplicant-gui-debuginfo-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * wpa_supplicant-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * wpa_supplicant-debuginfo-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * wpa_supplicant-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * wpa_supplicant-debugsource-2.10-150500.3.3.1 * wpa_supplicant-debuginfo-2.10-150500.3.3.1

References

* bsc#1219975

Cross-

* CVE-2023-52160

CVSS scores:

* CVE-2023-52160 ( SUSE ): 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

* CVE-2023-52160 ( NVD ): 6.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Affected Products:

* Basesystem Module 15-SP5

* openSUSE Leap 15.5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5

An update that solves one vulnerability can now be installed.

##

* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-52160.html

* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1219975

Severity
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2024:0764-1
Rating: important

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