Heap-based Buffer Overflow Affecting vim/vim Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,8.2.4919)


0.0
high
  • Exploit Maturity

    Proof of concept

  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • User Interaction

    Required

  • Integrity

    High

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-UNMANAGED-VIMVIM-2813636

  • published

    11 May 2022

  • disclosed

    10 May 2022

  • credit

    Muhammad Aldo Firmansyah

How to fix?

Upgrade vim/vim to version 8.2.4919 or higher.

Overview

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Heap-based Buffer Overflow in the vim_strncpy and find_word functions.

References