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Advisories

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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5498-1
June 30, 2022

vim vulnerabilities
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A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 16.04 ESM

Summary:

Several security issues were fixed in Vim.

Software Description:
- vim: Vi IMproved - enhanced vi editor

Details:

It was discovered that Vim incorrectly handled memory when opening certain
files. If an attacker could trick a user into opening a specially crafted
file, it could cause Vim to crash, or possible execute arbitrary code.

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM:
   vim                             2:7.4.1689-3ubuntu1.5+esm8

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References:
   https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5498-1
   CVE-2022-0413, CVE-2022-1629, CVE-2022-1733, CVE-2022-1735,
   CVE-2022-1785, CVE-2022-1796, CVE-2022-1851, CVE-2022-1898

Ubuntu 5498-1: Vim vulnerabilities

June 30, 2022

Summary

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 16.04 ESM Summary: Several security issues were fixed in Vim. Software Description: - vim: Vi IMproved - enhanced vi editor Details: It was discovered that Vim incorrectly handled memory when opening certain files. If an attacker could trick a user into opening a specially crafted file, it could cause Vim to crash, or possible execute arbitrary code.

Update Instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 16.04 ESM: vim 2:7.4.1689-3ubuntu1.5+esm8 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5498-1

CVE-2022-0413, CVE-2022-1629, CVE-2022-1733, CVE-2022-1735,

CVE-2022-1785, CVE-2022-1796, CVE-2022-1851, CVE-2022-1898

Severity
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5498-1

Package Information

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