Bug 1472869 (CVE-2017-11109) - CVE-2017-11109 vim: Use-after-free via crafted file
Summary: CVE-2017-11109 vim: Use-after-free via crafted file
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2017-11109
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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low
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1472870
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-07-19 14:55 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:16 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-07-19 14:57:31 UTC


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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-07-19 14:55:23 UTC
Vim allows attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid free) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted source (aka -S) file. NOTE: there might be a limited number of scenarios in which this has security relevance.

Product bug:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1468492

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-07-19 14:55:45 UTC
Created vim tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1472870]


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