openSUSE 10 Security Update : gvim (gvim-4092)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of Vim addresses a format-string bug in 'helptags'. This
bug can be exploited to execute code with the privileges of the user
running Vim. (CVE-2007-2953)

Solution :

Update the affected gvim packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27258 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2953

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