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CVE-2009-0282 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in Ralink Technology USB wireless adapter (RT73) 3.08 for Windows, and other wireless card drivers including rt2400, rt2500, rt2570, and rt61, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a Probe Request packet with a long SSID, possibly related to an integer signedness error.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/27/2009
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (02/02/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, 5, and Red Hat Enterprise MRG.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=512995
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200907-08.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1712
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1713
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1714
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/500168/100/0/threaded Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33340

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0282
NVD Published Date:
01/27/2009
NVD Last Modified:
12/29/2010