RHEL 7 / 8 : vim (RHSA-2019:1619)
High Nessus Plugin ID 126302
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn update for vim is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
Vim (Vi IMproved) is an updated and improved version of the vi editor.
Security Fix(es) :
* vim/neovim: ':source!' command allows arbitrary command execution via modelines (CVE-2019-12735)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.