Vulnerability: Apple AirPort Administrative Password Obfuscation

Apple's AirPort device is a wireless access point, providing 802.11 services to network clients. Authentication credentials are obfuscated, and then sent over the network. If an AirPort is administered over the Ethernet interface or via an insecure (non WEP) wireless connection, an attacker that can sniff the network can obtain administrative access to the AirPort.

For details, see http://www.atstake.com/research/advisories/2003/a051203-1.txt.

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