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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5710

The Airport driver for certain Orinoco based Airport cards in Darwin kernel 8.8.0 in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.8, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an 802.11 probe response frame without any valid information element (IE) fields after the header, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2006-11-03 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5710

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Opendarwin Darwin Kernel 8.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1
Opendarwin Darwin Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2006-5710

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006/Nov/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2006-11-28
http://projects.info-pull.com/mokb/MOKB-01-11-2006.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/22679
SECUNIA 22679
http://secunia.com/advisories/23155
SECUNIA 23155
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017151
SECTRACK 1017151
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/4313
VUPEN ADV-2006-4313
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20862
BID 20862 Apple Airport Driver Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2006-11-29
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/4750
VUPEN ADV-2006-4750
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/29965
XF airport-driver-code-execution(29965)
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/191336
CERT-VN VU#191336
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-333A.html
CERT TA06-333A
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=304829 CONFIRM
http://www.osvdb.org/30180
OSVDB 30180

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5710

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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