CVE-2017-5953

Priority
Low
Description
vim before patch 8.0.0322 does not properly validate values for tree length
when handling a spell file, which may result in an integer overflow at a
memory allocation site and a resultant buffer overflow.
References
Bugs
Package
Source: vim (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (2:8.0.0197-2)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):needed
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/vim/vim/commit/399c297aa93afe2c0a39e2a1b3f972aebba44c9d
More Information

Updated: 2017-10-23 12:31:36 UTC (commit 13562)