openSUSE Security Update : vim (openSUSE-2017-788)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for vim fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-5953: Fixed a possible overflow with corrupted
spell file (bsc#1024724)

- CVE-2017-6350: Fixed a possible overflow when reading a
corrupted undo file (bsc#1027053)

- CVE-2017-6349: Fixed a possible overflow when reading a
corrupted undo file (bsc#1027057)

Non security issues fixed :

- Speed up YAML syntax highlighting (bsc#1018870)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018870
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1024724
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1027053
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1027057

Solution :

Update the affected vim packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101285 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5953
CVE-2017-6349
CVE-2017-6350

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