A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the Netgear MA521nd5.SYS wireless driver. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, or cause a denial-of-service condition.
The MA521nd5.SYS driver is a wireless (802.11b) device driver produced by Netgear.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code, or cause a denial-of-service condition on a vulnerable system.
We are currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.
This issue was reported by Laurent Butti, H D Moore and LMH on the Month of Kernel Bugs website.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
|Date First Published:||2006-11-20|
|Date Last Updated:||2006-11-20 14:17 UTC|