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    Debian: DSA-4261-1: vim-syntastic security update

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    Enrico Zini discovered a vulnerability in Syntastic, an addon module for the Vim editor that runs a file through external checkers and displays any resulting errors. Config files were looked up in the current working directory which could result in arbitrary
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4261-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    August 03, 2018                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : vim-syntastic
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-11319
    
    Enrico Zini discovered a vulnerability in Syntastic, an addon
    module for the Vim editor that runs a file through external checkers
    and displays any resulting errors. Config files were looked up in the
    current working directory which could result in arbitrary
    shell code execution if a malformed source code file is opened.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.7.0-1+deb9u2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your vim-syntastic packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of vim-syntastic please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/vim-syntastic
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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