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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1833

Intel RNG Driver in NetBSD 1.6 through 3.0 may incorrectly detect the presence of the pchb interface, which will cause it to always generate the same random number, which allows remote attackers to more easily crack encryption keys generated from the interface.
Publish Date : 2006-04-19 Last Update Date : 2017-07-20
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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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied 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-2006-1833

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.6 Beta * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.6.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.6.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Netbsd Netbsd 2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Netbsd Netbsd 2.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Netbsd Netbsd 2.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Netbsd Netbsd 2.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Netbsd Netbsd 2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Netbsd Netbsd 3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Netbsd Netbsd 10

- References For CVE-2006-1833
OSVDB 24577
SECTRACK 1015907
BID 17496 NetBSD False Intel Hardware RNG Detection Predictable Random Number Generation Weakness Release Date:2006-04-13
NETBSD NetBSD-SA2006-009
XF netbsd-intel-rng-security-bypass(25786)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1833

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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