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CVE-2008-5230 Detail

Current Description

The Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP) implementation in unspecified Cisco products and other vendors' products, as used in WPA and WPA2 on Wi-Fi networks, has insufficient countermeasures against certain crafted and replayed packets, which makes it easier for remote attackers to decrypt packets from an access point (AP) to a client and spoof packets from an AP to a client, and conduct ARP poisoning attacks or other attacks, as demonstrated by tkiptun-ng.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Evaluator Impact

The impact of this vulnerability has yet to be determined. The full list of affected platforms is subject to change. The NVD will continue to monitor this vulnerability and adjust the configurations as needed.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://arstechnica.com/articles/paedia/wpa-cracked.ars
http://dl.aircrack-ng.org/breakingwepandwpa.pdf Exploit
http://lists.immunitysec.com/pipermail/dailydave/2008-November/005413.html
http://radajo.blogspot.com/2008/11/wpatkip-chopchop-attack.html
http://trac.aircrack-ng.org/svn/trunk/src/tkiptun-ng.c Exploit
http://www.aircrack-ng.org/doku.php?id=tkiptun-ng
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_security_response09186a0080a30036.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32164

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-310 Cryptographic Issues NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:cisco:ios:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5230
NVD Published Date:
11/25/2008
NVD Last Modified:
12/03/2008