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CVE-2005-4835

Published: 31 December 2005

The ath_rate_sample function in the ath_rate/sample/sample.c sample code in MadWifi before 0.9.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (failed KASSERT and system crash) by moving a connected system to a location with low signal strength, and possibly other vectors related to a race condition between interface enabling and packet transmission.

Priority

Unknown

Status

Package Release Status
linux-restricted-modules-2.6.15
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage