CVE-2016-7408

Published on: 03/03/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:06 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Dropbear Ssh from Dropbear Ssh Project contain the following vulnerability:

The dbclient in Dropbear SSH before 2016.74 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted (1) -m or (2) -c argument.

  • CVE-2016-7408 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 8.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 6.5 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW SINGLE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL

CVE References

Description Tags Link
oss-security - Re: CVE request for Dropbear SSH <2016.74 Mailing List
Third Party Advisory
www.openwall.com
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URL Logo MLIST [oss-security] 20160915 Re: CVE request for Dropbear SSH <2016.74
1376353 – (CVE-2016-7406, CVE-2016-7407, CVE-2016-7408, CVE-2016-7409) CVE-2016-7406 CVE-2016-7407 CVE-2016-7408 CVE-2016-7409 dropbear: Multiple issues fixed in dropbear 2016.74 Issue Tracking
bugzilla.redhat.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1376353
Dropbear: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201702-23) — Gentoo Security Patch
Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
security.gentoo.org
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URL Logo GENTOO GLSA-201702-23
Dropbear SSH CVE-2016-7408 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 92970
dropbear: eed9376a4ad6 Issue Tracking
Patch
Third Party Advisory
web.archive.org
text/html
Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo CONFIRM secure.ucc.asn.au/hg/dropbear/rev/eed9376a4ad6

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationDropbear Ssh ProjectDropbear SshAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:dropbear_ssh_project:dropbear_ssh:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: