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FreeBSD Ports: vim6, vim6+ruby

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

FreeBSD 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

11 years ago

Modified

Modified

4 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following packages are affected: vim6 vim6+ruby CVE-2008-3432 Heap-based buffer overflow in the mch_expand_wildcards function in os_unix.c in Vim 6.2 and 6.3 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters in filenames, as demonstrated by the netrw.v3 test case.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/07/15/4 http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/f866d2af-bbba-11df-8a8d-0008743bf21a.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)