Apple Airport Extreme Beacon Frame Handling Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
A vulnerability has been identified in Apple Airport Extreme, which could be exploited by remote attackers to cause a denial of service. This flaw is due to an error when handling malformed beacon frames, which could be exploited by attackers within range of a Wi-Fi station to cause a kernel panic, creating a denial of service condition.
Apple Mac OS X version 10.4.8 and prior
Apple Airport Extreme version 0.1.27 and prior
The FrSIRT is not aware of any official supplied patch for this issue.