Amanda 3.5.1 allows privilege escalation from the regular user backup to root. The SUID binary located at /lib/amanda/rundump will execute /usr/sbin/dump as root with controlled arguments from the attacker which may lead to escalation of privileges, denial of service, and information disclosure.
Published 2023-04-16 01:15:07
Updated 2023-06-06 18:15:10
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: Gain privilegeDenial of serviceInformation leak

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2022-37704

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 6 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2022-37704

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2022-37704

References for CVE-2022-37704

Products affected by CVE-2022-37704

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