OpenWrt 19.07.9 service release


The OpenWrt community is proud to announce the newest service release of
OpenWrt 19.07. It fixes security issues, improves device support, and
brings a few bug fixes.

We recently moved our bugs to GitHub, please report issues over there
(after checking that nobody else posted the same issue before).

The main changes from OpenWrt 19.07.8 are:

Security fixes

 * hostapd: Apply SAE/EAP-pwd side-channel attack update 2
   (CVE-2022-23303, CVE-2022-23304)
 * mbedtls: Update to version 2.16.12 to fix CVE-2021-44732
 * tcpdump: fix CVE-2018-16301
 * openssl: fix SM2 Decryption Buffer Overflow (CVE-2021-3711) and Read
   buffer overruns processing ASN.1 strings (CVE-2021-3712)

Major bug fixes

 * No major bug fixes in this release

Device support

 * uboot-lantiq: danube: fix hanging lzma kernel uncompression
 * ar71xx: mikrotik: rb91x: fix 10M ethernet link speed

Various fixes and improvements

 * Update wireless-regdb to account for new regulatory rules (6 GHz,
   60 GHz, and various other fixes)
 * sdk: fix missing include directories
 * Various fixes when building with GCC 10

Core components

 * Update Linux kernel from 4.14.241 to 4.14.267
 * Update mac80211 from 4.19.193-1 to 4.19.221-1
 * Update openssl from 1.1.1k to 1.1.1m
 * Update mbedtls from 2.16.10 to 2.16.12

Full release notes and upgrade instructions are available at

In particular, make sure to read the regressions and known issues before

For a very detailed list of all changes since 19.07.8, refer to

For latest information about the 19.07 series, refer to the wiki at:

To download a OpenWrt 19.07.9 firmware image for your device, head to
the Table of Hardware:

Or use the new firmware selector:

You can also navigate directly in the list of firmware images:

As always, a big thank you goes to all our active package maintainers,
testers, documenters, and supporters.

Have fun!

The OpenWrt Community


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