r529 - html/trunk/lfs/errata/6.1

matthew at linuxfromscratch.org matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 4 02:16:39 PDT 2005


Author: matthew
Date: 2005-08-04 03:16:38 -0600 (Thu, 04 Aug 2005)
New Revision: 529

Modified:
   html/trunk/lfs/errata/6.1/index.html
Log:
Add info regarding Vim security vulnerability

Modified: html/trunk/lfs/errata/6.1/index.html
===================================================================
--- html/trunk/lfs/errata/6.1/index.html	2005-08-03 05:17:55 UTC (rev 528)
+++ html/trunk/lfs/errata/6.1/index.html	2005-08-04 09:16:38 UTC (rev 529)
@@ -8,6 +8,11 @@
         compiled and installed.
      </p>
      <ul>
+        <li>A security vulnerability exists in vim-6.3 which allows modelines to
+            be constructed that execute arbitrary shell commands
+            (CAN-2005-2368).  Users are strongly recommended to recompile
+            Vim-6.3 with the patch available at
+            <a href="ftp://ftp.vim.org/pub/vim/patches/6.3/6.3.082" />.</li>
         <li>A security vulnerability exists in zlib-1.2.2 whereby disrupted
             streams can cause a buffer overflow (CAN-2005-1849).  Users are
             strongly recommended to upgrade to Zlib-1.2.3, which fixes the




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