This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the AirPort
The remote host is missing a security update regarding the drivers of
the AirPort wireless card.
An attacker in the proximity of the target host may exploit this flaw
by sending malformed 802.11 frames to the remote host and cause a
stack overflow resulting in a crash of arbitrary code execution.
Apple has released a patch for this issue :
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 22418 (macosx_Airport_2006-001.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 20144
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