CVE-2006-7179

Current Description

ieee80211_input.c in MadWifi before 0.9.3 does not properly process Channel Switch Announcement Information Elements (CSA IEs), which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (loss of communication) via a Channel Switch Count less than or equal to one, triggering a channel change.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 30, 2007
Last ModifiedOctober 16, 2018
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.8
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMadwifiMadwifi********0.9.2
    2.3ApplicationMadwifiMadwifi********0.9.2.1

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Madwifi Madwifi *

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://dev.lintrack.org/ticket/101http://dev.lintrack.org/ticket/101MISC
http://madwifi.org/ticket/963http://madwifi.org/ticket/963CONFIRM
http://madwifi.org/wiki/Releases/0.9.3http://madwifi.org/wiki/Releases/0.9.3CONFIRM
24670http://secunia.com/advisories/24670SECUNIA
24841http://secunia.com/advisories/24841SECUNIA
24931http://secunia.com/advisories/24931SECUNIA
25861http://secunia.com/advisories/25861SECUNIA
26083http://secunia.com/advisories/26083SECUNIA
GLSA-200704-15http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200704-15.xmlGENTOO
MDKSA-2007:082http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:082MANDRIVA
SUSE-SR:2007:014http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_14_sr.htmlSUSE
34645http://www.osvdb.org/34645OSVDB
20070423 FLEA-2007-0012-1: madwifihttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/466689/30/6900/threadedBUGTRAQ
23436http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23436BID
USN-479-1http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-479-1UBUNTU
ADV-2007-1187http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1187VUPEN