Heap-based Buffer Overflow Affecting vim/vim Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,8.2.4899)


0.0
medium
  • Exploit Maturity

    Proof of concept

  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-UNMANAGED-VIMVIM-2812523

  • published

    9 May 2022

  • disclosed

    8 May 2022

  • credit

    TDHX ICS Security

How to fix?

Upgrade vim/vim to version 8.2.4899 or higher.

Overview

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Heap-based Buffer Overflow via the cmdline_erase_chars function of ex_getln.c.

References