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

medium Nessus Plugin ID 103870


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.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103870

File Name: intel_sa_00101_wlan.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 10/17/2017

Updated: 5/29/2020

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Low

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 Score Source: CVE-2017-13080


Risk Factor: Medium

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_8265, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3165, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3165, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_8265, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3168, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_9260, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_3168, cpe:/o:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_7260, cpe:/h:intel:dual_band_wireless-ac_9260, 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

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/16/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/16/2017

Reference Information

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

BID: 101274

CERT: 228519

IAVA: 2017-A-0310