USN-505-1: vim vulnerability
28 August 2007
- vim -
Ulf Harnhammar discovered that vim does not properly sanitise the
"helptags_one()" function when running the "helptags" command.
By tricking a user into running a crafted help file, a remote attacker
could execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the