Intel PRO/Wireless 2100 Network Connection Driver Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

A local user can elevate his privileges on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Intel Wireless/PRO 2100 driver
that is fails to properly handle certain malformed frames. A local
attacker may exploit this flaw to elevate his privileges (SYSTEM) on
the remote host.

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

Solution :

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 22132 (ipw_privilege_escalation.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 19299

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4022

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