USN-4016-2: Neovim vulnerability
11 June 2019
Neovim could be made to run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
- neovim - heavily refactored vim fork
It was discovered that Neovim incorrectly handled certain files. An attacker
could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2019-12735)
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.