Upstream information

CVE-2017-5953 at MITRE

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.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.48 4.64
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 9.8 8.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1024724 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • gvim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-11.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.4.326-11.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-280

List of packages in QA

Product(s) Package(s)
Openstack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
  • vim >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.4.326-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • gvim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.4.326-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • gvim >= 7.2-8.20.8
  • vim >= 7.2-8.20.8
  • vim-base >= 7.2-8.20.8
  • vim-data >= 7.2-8.20.8
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • gvim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.4.326-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • gvim >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • gvim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-data >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-debuginfo >= 7.4.326-14.1
  • vim-debugsource >= 7.4.326-14.1