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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3180

The Orinoco driver (orinoco.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.13 and earlier does not properly clear memory from a previously used packet whose length is increased, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information.
Publish Date : 2005-10-12 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Obtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2005-10-04 2005-10-04
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-3180 unix
RHSA-2005:808: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005808 unix
RHSA-2005:808: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050808 unix
RHSA-2006:0140: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060140 unix
The Orinoco driver (orinoco.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.13 and earlier does not properly clear memory from a previously used ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11332 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-2005-3180

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2005-3180
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0140
SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:068
FEDORA FLSA:157459-3
FEDORA FLSA:157459-1
FEDORA FLSA:157459-2
BID 15085 Linux Orinoco Driver Remote Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-09
SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:067
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0190
REDHAT RHSA-2005:808
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0191
DEBIAN DSA-1017;node=feecb2ffde28639e60ede769c6f817dc536c677b CONFIRM
BUGTRAQ 20051012 Linux Orinoco drivers information leakage

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3180

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