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An amanda security update has been released for Fedora 37.

[SECURITY] Fedora 37 Update: amanda-3.5.4-3.fc37

Fedora Update Notification
2023-08-05 01:18:36.275568

Name : amanda
Product : Fedora 37
Version : 3.5.4
Release : 3.fc37
URL : http://www.amanda.org
Summary : A network-capable tape backup solution
Description :
AMANDA, the Advanced Maryland Automatic Network Disk Archiver, is a
backup system that allows the administrator of a LAN to set up a
single master backup server to back up multiple hosts to one or more
tape drives or disk files. AMANDA uses native dump and/or GNU tar
facilities and can back up a large number of workstations running
multiple versions of Unix. Newer versions of AMANDA (including this
version) can use SAMBA to back up Microsoft(TM) Windows95/NT hosts.
The amanda package contains the core AMANDA programs and will need to
be installed on both AMANDA clients and AMANDA servers. Note that you
will have to install the amanda-client and/or amanda-server packages as

Update Information:

Update to new upstream version 3.5.4. This brings a fix for a security issue,
CVE-2023-30577. This update also fixes the manual pages.

* Thu Jul 27 2023 Jason Tibbitts [j@tib.bs] - 3.5.4-3
- Add sources.
* Thu Jul 27 2023 Jason Tibbitts [j@tib.bs] - 3.5.4-2
- Fix build of manpages
* Thu Jul 27 2023 Jason Tibbitts [j@tib.bs] - 3.5.4-1
- Update to 3.5.4
* Wed Jul 19 2023 Fedora Release Engineering [releng@fedoraproject.org] - 3.5.3-5
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_39_Mass_Rebuild
* Tue Jul 11 2023 Jitka Plesnikova [jplesnik@redhat.com] - 3.5.3-4
- Perl 5.38 rebuild
* Tue May 2 2023 Josef Ridky [jridky@redhat.com] - 3.5.3-3
- move to SPDX license format
* Fri Apr 14 2023 Florian Weimer [fweimer@redhat.com] - 3.5.3-2
- Port configure script to C99

[ 1 ] Bug #2208319 - Amanda was built without man pages
[ 2 ] Bug #2226890 - TRIAGE-CVE-2023-30577 amanda: Improper argument checking for runtar.c [fedora-all]

This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2023-566e354e4a' at the command
line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at

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