DescriptionThe Netrw plugin 125 in netrw.vim in Vim 7.2a.10 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters in filenames used by the execute and system functions within the (1) mz and (2) mc commands, as demonstrated by the netrw.v2 and netrw.v3 test cases. NOTE: this issue reportedly exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2008-2712.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2009:007, published Tue, 24 Mar 2009 16:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 16:07:30 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:42 2022