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Bug 2087594 (CVE-2022-1769) - CVE-2022-1769 vim: buffer over-read in scriptfile.c
Summary: CVE-2022-1769 vim: buffer over-read in scriptfile.c
Alias: CVE-2022-1769
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 2087595 2087596
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2022-05-18 05:26 UTC by Sandipan Roy
Modified: 2022-06-09 13:58 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: vim 8.2.4975
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A flaw was found in vim. The vulnerability occurs due to Illegal memory access and leads to a buffer over-read vulnerability. This flaw allows an attacker to input a specially crafted file, leading to a crash or code execution.
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Last Closed: 2022-06-07 06:49:44 UTC

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Description Sandipan Roy 2022-05-18 05:26:03 UTC
Buffer Over-read in GitHub repository vim/vim prior to 8.2.

Comment 1 Sandipan Roy 2022-05-18 05:28:08 UTC
Created vim tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-34 [bug 2087596]
Affects: fedora-35 [bug 2087595]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2022-06-07 06:49:42 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):

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