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CVE-2007-1338 Detail

Description

The default configuration of the AirPort utility in Apple AirPort Extreme creates an IPv6 tunnel but does not enable the "Block incoming IPv6 connections" setting, which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by establishing IPv6 sessions that would have been rejected over IPv4.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/08/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1338
Original release date:
03/08/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://arstechnica.com/journals/apple.ars/2007/2/14/7063 External Source MISC http://arstechnica.com/journals/apple.ars/2007/2/14/7063
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305366 External Source CONFIRM http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305366
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Apr/msg00000.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-04-09
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017889 External Source SECTRACK 1017889
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1308 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1308
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33526 External Source XF airportextreme-ipv6-security-bypass(33526)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:h:apple:airport_extreme:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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