CVE-2022-37703

NameCVE-2022-37703
DescriptionIn Amanda 3.5.1, an information leak vulnerability was found in the calcsize SUID binary. An attacker can abuse this vulnerability to know if a directory exists or not anywhere in the fs. The binary will use `opendir()` as root directly without checking the path, letting the attacker provide an arbitrary path.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs1021017

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
amanda (PTS)buster1:3.5.1-2vulnerable
bullseye1:3.5.1-7vulnerable
bookworm, sid1:3.5.1-9vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
amandasource(unstable)(unfixed)1021017

Notes

[bullseye] - amanda <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[buster] - amanda <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://github.com/MaherAzzouzi/CVE-2022-37703

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