Bug 2092973 (CVE-2022-1886)

Summary: CVE-2022-1886 vim: heap-based buffer overflow in function utf_head_off
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Marian Rehak <mrehak>
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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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: vim 8.2.5016 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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A heap buffer overflow flaw was found in Vim's utf_head_off() function in the mbyte.c file. This flaw allows an attacker to trick a user into opening a specially crafted file, triggering a heap buffer overflow that causes an application to crash, leading to a denial of service and possibly some amount of memory leak.
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Last Closed: 2022-06-07 13:20:28 UTC Type: ---
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Description Marian Rehak 2022-06-02 16:45:13 UTC
Heap-based Buffer Overflow in function utf_head_off at mbyte.c:3872.



Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2022-06-07 13:20:26 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):