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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0226

Integer overflow in IEEE 802.11 network subsystem (ieee80211_ioctl.c) in FreeBSD before 6.0-STABLE, while scanning for wireless networks, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by broadcasting crafted (1) beacon or (2) probe response frames.
Publish Date : 2006-01-18 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0226

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.0 Stable Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.0 Release Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Freebsd Freebsd 2

- References For CVE-2006-0226

http://securitytracker.com/id?1015518
SECTRACK 1015518
http://www.blackhat.com/html/bh-europe-07/bh-eu-07-speakers.html#Eriksson
http://www.osvdb.org/22537
OSVDB 22537
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/24192
XF bsd-ieee80211-bo(24192)
ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-06:05.80211.asc
FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-06:05
http://www.signedness.org/advisories/sps-0x1.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16296
BID 16296 FreeBSD IEEE 802.11 Network Subsystem Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-02-07
http://secunia.com/advisories/18353
SECUNIA 18353
http://kernelwars.blogspot.com/2007/01/alive.html

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0226

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


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