Fedora 30: vim Security Update

    Date 07 Jun 2019
    495
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    1717503 - Security issue: patch 8.1.1365: source command doesn't check for the sandbox
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2019-d79f89346c
    2019-06-08 00:57:52.013488
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    Name        : vim
    Product     : Fedora 30
    Version     : 8.1.1471
    Release     : 1.fc30
    URL         : https://www.vim.org/
    Summary     : The VIM editor
    Description :
    VIM (VIsual editor iMproved) is an updated and improved version of the
    vi editor.  Vi was the first real screen-based editor for UNIX, and is
    still very popular.  VIM improves on vi by adding new features:
    multiple windows, multi-level undo, block highlighting and more.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    1717503 - Security issue: patch 8.1.1365: source command doesn't check for the
    sandbox
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Thu Jun  6 2019 Zdenek Dohnal  - 2:8.1.1471-1
    - patchlevel 1471
    * Tue May 28 2019 Zdenek Dohnal  - 2:8.1.1413-1
    - patchlevel 1413
    * Mon May 20 2019 Zdenek Dohnal  - 2:8.1.1359-2
    - stop updating f28
    * Mon May 20 2019 Zdenek Dohnal  - 2:8.1.1359-1
    - patchlevel 1359
    * Mon May 20 2019 Zdenek Dohnal  - 2:8.1.1137-2
    - remove upstream patch
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1717942 - vim/neovim: arbitrary code execution vulnerability
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1717942
      [ 2 ] Bug #1718308 - CVE-2019-12735 vim/neovim: arbitrary command execution in getchar.c
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1718308
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    This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
    su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2019-d79f89346c' at the command
    line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
    https://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label
    
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    https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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