CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 9, 2024
Updated: Feb 14, 2024


CVE-2024-23749 is a vulnerability that affects KiTTY versions and earlier. This vulnerability allows for command injection via the filename variable, resulting from insufficient input sanitization and validation, failure to escape special characters, and insecure system calls. Attackers can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code. The affected products include various versions of KiTTY. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to a version of KiTTY that is later than and implement proper input sanitization and validation measures. This vulnerability poses a high risk to organizations as it can lead to arbitrary code execution, compromising the integrity and confidentiality of their systems.

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