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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.1 7.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-4835
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:54:31
Published 31 Dec 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-4835

Summary

The ath_rate_sample function in the ath_rate/sample/sample.c sample code in MadWifi before 0.9.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (failed KASSERT and system crash) by moving a connected system to a location with low signal strength, and possibly other vectors related to a race condition between interface enabling and packet transmission.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Madwifi 0.9.0

  • Madwifi 0.9.1

  • Madwifi 0.9.2

  • Madwifi 0.9.2.1


References

CONFIRM - http://madwifi.org/wiki/Releases/0.9.3

CONFIRM - http://madwifi.org/ticket/287

MISC - http://madwifi.org/ticket/279

MISC - http://madwifi.org/ticket/162

SUSE - SUSE-SR:2007:014

MANDRIVA - MDKSA-2007:082

SECUNIA - 26083

SECUNIA - 24841


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:41:27