Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3011-1 vim -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
16 May 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-0261, CVE-2022-0351, CVE-2022-0413, CVE-2022-0443, CVE-2022-0572, CVE-2022-1154, CVE-2022-1616, CVE-2022-1619, CVE-2022-1621.
More information:

Multiple security vulnerabilities have been discovered in vim, an enhanced vi editor. Buffer overflows, out-of-bounds reads and use-after-free may lead to a denial-of-service (application crash) or other unspecified impact.

For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 2:8.0.0197-4+deb9u6.

We recommend that you upgrade your vim packages.

For the detailed security status of vim please refer to its security tracker page at:

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