Fedora: Security Advisory for vim (FEDORA-2021-84f4cf3244)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Fedora Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.8

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

7 months ago

Modified

Modified

6 months ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update for the 'vim' package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2021-84f4cf3244 advisory.

Insight

Insight

VIM (VIsual editor iMproved) is an updated and improved version of the vi editor. Vi was the first real screen-based editor for UNIX, and is still very popular. VIM improves on vi by adding new features: multiple windows, multi-level undo, block highlighting and more.

Affected Software

Affected Software

'vim' package(s) on Fedora 33.

Detection Method

Detection Method

Checks if a vulnerable package version is present on the target host.

Solution

Solution

Please install the updated package(s).

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)

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