Intel PRO/Wireless 2100 Network Connection Driver Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22132
SynopsisA local user can elevate his privileges on the remote host.
DescriptionThe 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.