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CVE-2010-1184 Detail

Description

The Microsoft wireless keyboard uses XOR encryption with a key derived from the MAC address, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain keystroke information and inject arbitrary commands via a nearby wireless device, as demonstrated by Keykeriki 2.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/29/2010

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-1184
Original release date:
03/29/2010
Last revised:
08/16/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.6 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.remote-exploit.org/?p=437 Exploit External Source MISC http://www.remote-exploit.org/?p=437
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/03/26/open_source_wireless_sniffer/ Exploit External Source MISC http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/03/26/open_source_wireless_sniffer/
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/57978 External Source XF ms-keyboard-xor-command-execution(57978)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:h:microsoft:27mhz_wireless_keyboard:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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