Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : vim (MDKSA-2007:168)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25945
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA format string vulnerability in the helptags support in vim allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a help-tags tag in a help file.
Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.