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CVE-2010-4648 Detail

Current Description

The orinoco_ioctl_set_auth function in drivers/net/wireless/orinoco/wext.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.37 does not properly implement a TKIP protection mechanism, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain access to a Wi-Fi network by reading Wi-Fi frames.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.3 LOW
Vector: (AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.5


Access Vector (AV): Local_Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.37
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=0a54917c3fc295cb61f3fb52373c173fd3b69f48 Patch
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/01/06/18 Patch
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=667907 Patch
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/0a54917c3fc295cb61f3fb52373c173fd3b69f48 Exploit Patch

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.36.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.36.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.36.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.6.36.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4648
NVD Published Date:
06/21/2012
NVD Last Modified:
06/26/2012