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CVE-2006-5710 Detail

Current Description

The Airport driver for certain Orinoco based Airport cards in Darwin kernel 8.8.0 in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.8, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an 802.11 probe response frame without any valid information element (IE) fields after the header, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/03/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Failed exploit attempts will likely result in denial-of-service conditions.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=304829
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006/Nov/msg00001.html
http://projects.info-pull.com/mokb/MOKB-01-11-2006.html Exploit
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017151
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/191336 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20862 Exploit
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-333A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4313 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4750 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29965

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5710
NVD Published Date:
11/03/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017