CVE-2016-7409

NameCVE-2016-7409
DescriptionThe dbclient and server in Dropbear SSH before 2016.74, when compiled with DEBUG_TRACE, allows local users to read process memory via the -v argument, related to a failed remote ident.
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 severitylow (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
dropbear (PTS)jessie2014.65-1+deb8u2vulnerable
jessie (security)2014.65-1+deb8u3vulnerable
stretch2016.74-5fixed
buster, sid2018.76-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
dropbearsource(unstable)2016.74-1unimportant

Notes

https://secure.ucc.asn.au/hg/dropbear/rev/6a14b1f6dc04
Not an issue for the the Debian binary package since we do not
compile with DEBUG_TRACE.

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