Bug 2043779 (CVE-2022-0213) - CVE-2022-0213 vim: vim is vulnerable to out of bounds read
Summary: CVE-2022-0213 vim: vim is vulnerable to out of bounds read
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2022-0213
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nobody
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Depends On: 2044142 2044143 2044637
Blocks: 2043776
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2022-01-22 00:25 UTC by Todd Cullum
Modified: 2023-07-07 08:34 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: vim 8.2.4074
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A flaw was found in vim. The vulnerability occurs due to not checking the length for the NameBuff function, which can lead to a heap buffer overflow. This flaw allows an attacker to input a specially crafted file, leading to a crash or code execution.
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Comment 2 Sandipan Roy 2022-01-24 05:56:34 UTC
Created vim tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2044142]

Comment 4 juneau 2022-01-24 21:13:13 UTC
Marked services affected/delegated. Affected code is present, however impact is low and actual occurrence of flaw is unlikely at best.

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