CVE-2017-11109

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2017-07-07
CWE:
CWE-416
Bugzilla:
1472869: CVE-2017-11109 vim: Use-after-free via crafted file

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Vim 8.0 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid free) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted source (aka -S) file. NOTE: there might be a limited number of scenarios in which this has security relevance.

Find out more about CVE-2017-11109 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 3.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 vim Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 vim Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 vim Will not fix

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