SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201706-26 (Vim, gVim: Remote execution of arbitrary code)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Vim and gVim. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted spell file using Vim or gVim, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Vim users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-editors/vim-8.0.0386' All gVim users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-editors/gvim-8.0.0386'