Intel PRO/Wireless Network Connection Drivers Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Intel Wireless/PRO 2200/2915
driver that is is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability. An
attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote
host with kernel privileges or to disable the remote service remotely.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a specially
crafted wireless frame to the remote host.

Solution :

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 22131 (ipw_code_execution.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 19298

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3992

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