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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2057

Original release date: 04/17/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Stack-based buffer overflow in aircrack-ng airodump-ng 0.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted 802.11 authentication packets.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: aircrackng-airodumpng-bo(33626)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1379
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2584
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200704-16
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1280
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.nop-art.net/advisories/airodump-ng.txt
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: BID
Name: 23467
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070412 Aircrack-ng (airodump-ng) remote buffer overflow vulnerability
Type: Advisory; Exploit
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#349828

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