Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : vim (MDKSA-2005:148)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered in the way that vim processed
modelines. If a user with modelines enabled opened a textfile with a
specially crafted modeline, arbitrary commands could be executed.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19904 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-148.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2368

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