Fedora Core 6 : vim-7.0.235-1.fc6 (2007-492)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes several issues where opening a malicious file with
vim can run an arbitrary command via modeline

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora 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?05964846

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25182 (fedora_2007-492.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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