Upstream information

CVE-2005-2627 at MITRE

Description

Multiple integer underflows in Kismet before 2005-08-R1 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) kernel headers in a pcap file or (2) data frame dissection, which leads to heap-based buffer overflows.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 106134 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • kismet >= 2005_08_R1-4
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
SUSE LINUX 9.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • kismet >= 2005_08_R1-3.1