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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   wpa_supplicant Vendors:   Malinen, Jouni et al
(Oracle Issues Fix for Oracle Linux) wpa_supplicant WPA/WPA2 Protocol Key Reinstallation Attack Lets Remote Users Access and Modify Data on the Target Wireless Network
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039630
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1039630
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-13077, CVE-2017-13078, CVE-2017-13079, CVE-2017-13080, CVE-2017-13081, CVE-2017-13082, CVE-2017-13087   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 19 2017
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Modification of system information, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  Exploit Included:  Yes  
Version(s): 2.6 and prior
Description:   Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in wpa_supplicant. A remote user on the wireless network can access and modify data on the wireless network.

A remote user within range of the wireless network can record and replay retransmissions of part of the 802.11i 4-way handshake of the WPA and WPA2 protocols to force a reinstallation of the pairwise transient key, a group key, or an integrity key and force a reset of the incremental transmit packet number nonce and the receive replay counter. As a result, the remote user can replay encrypted packets, decrypt packets, and forge packets.

Both client systems and access points are affected.

A remote user on the wireless network can reinstall the pairwise encryption key (PTK-TK) [CVE-2017-13077].

A remote user on the wireless network can reinstall the group key (GTK) [CVE-2017-13078, CVE-2017-13080].

A remote user on the wireless network can reinstall the integrity group key (IGTK) [CVE-2017-13079, CVE-2017-13081].

A remote user on the wireless network can retransmit the Fast BSS Transition (FT) Reassociation Request and reinstall the pairwise encryption key (PTK-TK) [CVE-2017-13082].

A remote user on the wireless network can reinstall the Tunneled Direct-Link Setup (TDLS) PeerKey (TPK) key in the TDLS handshake [CVE-2017-13086].

A remote user on the wireless network can reinstall the group key (GTK) when processing a Wireless Network Management (WNM) Sleep Mode Response frame [CVE-2017-13087].

A remote user on the wireless network can reinstall the integrity group key (IGTK) when processing a Wireless Network Management (WNM) Sleep Mode Response frame [CVE-2017-13088].

This set of vulnerabilities is referred to as KRACK (Key Reinstallation AttaCK).

The original advisory is available at:

https://papers.mathyvanhoef.com/ccs2017.pdf

Additional information is available at:

https://www.krackattacks.com/

Mathy Vanhoef and Frank Piessens from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven reported these vulnerabilities. John Van Boxtel from Cypress reported one vulnerability.

[Editor's note: The vulnerabilities reside in the WPA and WPA2 protocol specification and are not due to incorrect vendor implementation of the standards.]

Impact:   A remote user on the wireless network can access and modify data on the wireless network.
Solution:   Oracle has issued a fix for CVE-2017-13077, CVE-2017-13078, CVE-2017-13079, CVE-2017-13080, CVE-2017-13081, CVE-2017-13082, and CVE-2017-13087.

The Oracle Linux advisory is available at:

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2017-2911.html

Vendor URL:  linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2017-2911.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, State error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Oracle)
Underlying OS Comments:  6

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Oct 16 2017 wpa_supplicant WPA/WPA2 Protocol Key Reinstallation Attack Lets Remote Users Access and Modify Data on the Target Wireless Network



 Source Message Contents

Subject:  [El-errata] ELSA-2017-2911 Important: Oracle Linux 6 wpa_supplicant security update

Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2017-2911

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2017-2911.html

The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 6 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:

i386:
wpa_supplicant-0.7.3-9.el6_9.2.i686.rpm

x86_64:
wpa_supplicant-0.7.3-9.el6_9.2.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/wpa_supplicant-0.7.3-9.el6_9.2.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[1:0.7.3-9.2]
- Fix backport errors (CVE-2017-13077, CVE-2017-13080)

[1:0.7.3-9.1]
- avoid key reinstallation (CVE-2017-13077, CVE-2017-13078, CVE-2017-13079,
   CVE-2017-13080, CVE-2017-13081, CVE-2017-13082)


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