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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0376

The 802.11 wireless client in certain operating systems including Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 does not warn the user when (1) it establishes an association with a station in ad hoc (aka peer-to-peer) mode or (2) a station in ad hoc mode establishes an association with it, which allows remote attackers to put unexpected wireless communication into place.
Publish Date : 2006-01-22 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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0376

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * SP4 * FR Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * Gold Professional * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * Gold Home * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 3
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 1
Microsoft Windows Xp 2

- References For CVE-2006-0376
BUGTRAQ 20060114 [NMRC Advisory] Microsoft Windows Wireless Exposure on Laptops
XF windows-wireless-adhoc-unauth-access(24157)
SECTRACK 1015489

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0376

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