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CVE-2006-0670 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in l2cap.c in hcidump 1.29 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) through a wireless Bluetooth connection via a malformed Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP) packet.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/14/2016      View Analysis Description

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Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/19/2006)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: This issue does not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 or 3.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source FULLDISC 20060206 [ Secuobs - Advisory ] Bluetooth : DoS on hcidump External Source SREASON 465 External Source DEBIAN DSA-990 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:041 Exploit External Source MISC Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20060206 [ Secuobs - Advisory ] Bluetooth : DoS on hcidump 1.29 + PoC External Source UBUNTU USN-256-1 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-0479 External Source XF hcidump-bluetooth-dos(24533)

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