CVE-2021-0179

NameCVE-2021-0179
DescriptionImproper Use of Validation Framework in software for Intel(R) PROSet/Wireless Wi-Fi and Killer(TM) Wi-Fi in Windows 10 and 11 may allow an unauthenticated user to potentially enable denial of service via adjacent access.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Notes

Intel firmware, there is no conclusive information if the blobs shipped in
firmware-nonfree are affected. If they are, they would get fixed via release updates
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/advisory/intel-sa-00539.html

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