22244 : Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station Crafted Packet Network Interface DoS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2006-01-05

Description

Apple Airport Extreme Base Stations contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when a crafted packet is received on the network interface, and will result in loss of availability for users of the wireless network.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Availability
Exploit: Exploit Unknown

Solution

Upgrade to version 5.7 or 6.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Apple Inc.
Airport Extreme
5.6
6.2

References

Credit

  • Michael Zanetta - NETwork Security Consortium

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-06-05 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_1

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