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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2830

The ath_beacon_config function in if_ath.c in MadWifi before 0.9.3.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) via crafted beacon interval information when scanning for access points, which triggers a divide-by-zero error.
Publish Date : 2007-05-23 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-2830 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20072830 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-2830

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Madwifi Madwifi 0.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Madwifi Madwifi 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Madwifi Madwifi 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Madwifi Madwifi 0.9.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Madwifi Madwifi 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Madwifi Madwifi 5

- References For CVE-2007-2830

http://secunia.com/advisories/25339
SECUNIA 25339
http://secunia.com/advisories/25622
SECUNIA 25622
http://secunia.com/advisories/25763
SECUNIA 25763
http://secunia.com/advisories/26083
SECUNIA 26083
http://secunia.com/advisories/25861
SECUNIA 25861
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200706-04.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200706-04
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:132
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:132
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-479-1
UBUNTU USN-479-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24114
BID 24114 MadWifi Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-07-24
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/470674/100/100/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070606 FLEA-2007-0021-2: madwifi
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_14_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:014
http://osvdb.org/36636
OSVDB 36636
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/34451
XF madwifi-athbeaconconfig-dos(34451)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1919
VUPEN ADV-2007-1919
http://madwifi.org/wiki/Security CONFIRM
http://madwifi.org/ticket/1270 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2830

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


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