DescriptionMultiple buffer overflows in Advanced Maryland Automatic Network Disk Archiver (AMANDA) allow (1) remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via long commands to the amindexd daemon, or certain local users to execute arbitrary code via long command line arguments to the programs (2) amcheck, (3) amgetidx, (4) amtrmidx, (5) createindex-dump, or (6) createindex-gnutar.
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 severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

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Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
amanda (PTS)wheezy1:3.3.1-4fixed
buster, sid1:3.5.1-1fixed

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