Scientific Linux Security Update : vim on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96044
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity Fix(es) :
- A vulnerability was found in vim in how certain modeline options were treated. An attacker could craft a file that, when opened in vim with modelines enabled, could execute arbitrary commands with privileges of the user running vim. (CVE-2016-1248)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.