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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2006-7177

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
03/29/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

MadWifi, when Ad-Hoc mode is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) via unspecified vectors that lead to a kernel panic in the ieee80211_input function, related to "packets coming from a 'malicious' WinXP system."

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-madwifi-kmp-bigsmp
  • suse-upgrade-madwifi-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-madwifi-kmp-smp

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