DescriptionHeap-based Buffer Overflow in GitHub repository vim/vim prior to 8.2.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
vim (PTS)buster2:8.1.0875-5+deb10u2fixed
buster (security)2:8.1.0875-5+deb10u4fixed
bookworm, sid2:9.0.1378-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
vimsourcestretch(not affected)
vimsourcebuster(not affected)


[buster] - vim <not-affected> (The vulnerable code is not present)
[stretch] - vim <not-affected> (The vulnerable code is not present) (v8.2.4219)
Crash in CLI tool, no security issue

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