CVE-2016-6167

NameCVE-2016-6167
DescriptionMultiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in Putty beta 0.67 allow local users to execute arbitrary code and conduct DLL hijacking attacks via a Trojan horse (1) UxTheme.dll or (2) ntmarta.dll file in the current working directory.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
putty (PTS)jessie0.63-10+deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)0.63-10+deb8u2fixed
stretch (security), stretch0.67-3+deb9u1fixed
buster0.70-6fixed
bullseye, sid0.73-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
puttysource(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- putty <not-affected> (Windows-specific)

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