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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4696

The Microsoft Wireless Zero Configuration system (WZCS) stores WEP keys and pair-wise Master Keys (PMK) of the WPA pre-shared key in plaintext in memory of the explorer process, which allows attackers with access to process memory to steal the keys and access the network.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2017-10-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4696

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP2 Tablet Pc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * Gold Professional * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP2 Home * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP2 Media Center * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows Xp 4

- References For CVE-2005-4696
VUPEN ADV-2005-1970
OSVDB 19873
BUGTRAQ 20051004 Advisory: WZCS vulnerabilities
BID 15008 Microsoft Windows Wireless Zero Configuration Service Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2005-10-04
XF win-xp-wzcs-information-disclosure(22524)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4696

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