USN-3745-1: wpa_supplicant and hostapd vulnerability
20 August 2018
wpa_supplicant and hostapd could be made to expose sensitive information if it received a crafted message.
- wpa - client support for WPA and WPA2
It was discovered that wpa_supplicant and hostapd incorrectly handled certain
messages. An attacker could possibly use this to access sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.