Bug 2056805 (CVE-2022-0696)

Summary: CVE-2022-0696 vim: NULL Pointer Dereference in vim prior to 8.2
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Sandipan Roy <saroy>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: unspecifiedCC: gchamoul, karsten, michal.skrivanek, mperina, sbonazzo, zdohnal
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in vim's find_ucmd() function of usercmd.c file. This flaw allows an attacker to trick a user into opening a crafted file, triggering a NULL pointer dereference. This issue leads to an application crash, causing a denial of service.
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Last Closed: 2022-03-07 08:19:36 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 2056806    
Bug Blocks: Embargoed2056807    

Comment 1 Sandipan Roy 2022-02-22 05:06:34 UTC
Created vim tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2056806]

Comment 3 Product Security DevOps Team 2022-03-07 08:19:34 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):