Vulnerability CVE-2010-1184


Published: 2010-03-29   Modified: 2012-02-13

Description:
The Microsoft wireless keyboard uses XOR encryption with a key derived from the MAC address, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain keystroke information and inject arbitrary commands via a nearby wireless device, as demonstrated by Keykeriki 2.

Type:

CWE-310

(Cryptographic Issues)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.6/10
10/10
4.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
High
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
Microsoft -> 27mhz wireless keyboard 

 References:
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/57978
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/03/26/open_source_wireless_sniffer/
http://www.remote-exploit.org/?p=437

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