Security update for vim

SUSE Security Update: Security update for vim
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:14078-1
Rating: important
References: #1137443
Cross-References: CVE-2019-12735
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for vim fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-12735: Fixed a potential arbitrary code execution vulnerability in getchar.c (bsc#1137443).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-vim-14078=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch sleposp3-vim-14078=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-vim-14078=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • gvim-7.2-8.21.3.1
    • vim-7.2-8.21.3.1
    • vim-base-7.2-8.21.3.1
    • vim-data-7.2-8.21.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (i586):
    • gvim-7.2-8.21.3.1
    • vim-7.2-8.21.3.1
    • vim-base-7.2-8.21.3.1
    • vim-data-7.2-8.21.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • vim-debuginfo-7.2-8.21.3.1
    • vim-debugsource-7.2-8.21.3.1

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