SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : vim (SUSE-SU-2017:1712-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 101108
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for vim fixes the following issues: Security issues fixed :
- CVE-2017-5953: Fixed a possible overflow with corrupted spell file (bsc#1024724)
- CVE-2017-6350: Fixed a possible overflow when reading a corrupted undo file (bsc#1027053)
- CVE-2017-6349: Fixed a possible overflow when reading a corrupted undo file (bsc#1027057) Non security issues fixed :
- Speed up YAML syntax highlighting (bsc#1018870)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-1063=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1063=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-1063=1
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2017-1063=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.