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CVE-2005-4696 Detail

Description

The Microsoft Wireless Zero Configuration system (WZCS) stores WEP keys and pair-wise Master Keys (PMK) of the WPA pre-shared key in plaintext in memory of the explorer process, which allows attackers with access to process memory to steal the keys and access the network.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-10/0016.html Vendor Advisory
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/46
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15008 Exploit
http://www.soonerorlater.hu/index.khtml?article_id=62 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/1970
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/22524
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/26323/

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4696
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/04/2017