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CVE-2007-6025 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in driver_wext.c in wpa_supplicant 0.6.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via crafted TSF data.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/19/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (11/20/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of wpa_supplicant as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=442387
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:245
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26555
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=292991 Patch

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6025
NVD Published Date:
11/19/2007
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008