Intel Wireless Driver Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) Multiple Vulnerabilities (KRACK)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 103870

New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it's different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 3.6


A wireless network adapter driver on the remote host is affected by multiple protocol vulnerabilities.


The Intel wireless network adapter driver installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the WPA2 protocol.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update your network adapter driver as per the advisory.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 103870

File Name: intel_sa_00101_wlan.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2017/10/17

Updated: 2020/05/29

Dependencies: 103871

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-13080

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.9

Temporal Score: 2.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3160, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3160, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3165, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3165, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3168, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3168, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_7260, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_7260, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_7265, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_7265, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_8260, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_8260, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_8265, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_8265, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_9260, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_9260

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/10/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13080, CVE-2017-13081

BID: 101274

CERT: 228519

IAVA: 2017-A-0310