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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-6235

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
02/21/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The Netrw plugin (netrw.vim) in Vim 7.0 and 7.1 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a filename used by the (1) "D" (delete) command or (2) b:netrw_curdir variable, as demonstrated using the netrw.v4 and netrw.v5 test cases.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-gvim
  • suse-upgrade-vim-base
  • suse-upgrade-vim-data
  • suse-upgrade-vim-enhanced

References

  • suse-upgrade-gvim
  • suse-upgrade-vim-base
  • suse-upgrade-vim-data
  • suse-upgrade-vim-enhanced

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