Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
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.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 28109 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-2953