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CVE-2007-5448

Published: 14 October 2007

Madwifi 0.9.3.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) via a beacon frame with a large length value in the extended supported rates (xrates) element, which triggers an assertion error, related to net80211/ieee80211_scan_ap.c and net80211/ieee80211_scan_sta.c.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
linux-restricted-modules
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
intrepid Not vulnerable

jaunty Not vulnerable

upstream Not vulnerable

linux-restricted-modules-2.6.15
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Not vulnerable

upstream Not vulnerable

linux-restricted-modules-2.6.20
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
feisty Needed
(end-of-life)
upstream Needed

linux-restricted-modules-2.6.22
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
gutsy Needed
(reached end-of-life)
upstream Needed

linux-restricted-modules-2.6.24
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
hardy Not vulnerable

upstream Not vulnerable