openSUSE Security Update : vim (openSUSE-2016-1390)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 95550


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for vim fixes the following security issues :

- Fixed CVE-2016-1248 an arbitrary command execution vulnerability (bsc#1010685)

This update for vim fixes the following issues :

- Fix build with Python 3.5. (bsc#988903)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Update the affected vim packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 95550

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1390.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/06

Modified: 2016/12/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvim, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvim-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vim, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vim-data, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vim-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vim-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1248