EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : vim (EulerOS-SA-2017-1148)

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Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the vim packages installed, the EulerOS
installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- An integer overflow at an unserialize_uep memory
allocation site would occur for vim before patch
8.0.0378, if it does not properly validate values for
tree length when reading a corrupted undo file, which
may lead to resultant buffer overflows.(CVE-2017-6350)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?842bf415

Solution :

Update the affected vim package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102235 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-6350

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