Upstream information

CVE-2008-3076 at MITRE

Description

The 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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 406693 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.0
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.2-9.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.2-9.1
openSUSE 11.0
  • gvim >= 7.2-9.1
  • vim >= 7.2-9.1
  • vim-base >= 7.2-9.1
  • vim-data >= 7.2-9.1
  • vim-enhanced >= 7.2-9.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.2-7.4.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.2-7.4.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • gvim >= 7.2-7.4.1
  • vim >= 7.2-7.4.1
  • vim-base >= 7.2-7.4.1
  • vim-data >= 7.2-7.4.1
  • vim-enhanced >= 7.2-7.4.1