Package "vim"

Name: vim


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Vi IMproved - enhanced vi editor - with Athena GUI
  • Vi IMproved - enhanced vi editor - with GTK2 GUI
  • Vi IMproved - enhanced vi editor - with scripting languages support

Latest version: 2:8.0.1453-1ubuntu1.8
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: updates
Repository: universe


Other versions of "vim" in Bionic

Repository Area Version
base main 2:8.0.1453-1ubuntu1
base universe 2:8.0.1453-1ubuntu1
security universe 2:8.0.1453-1ubuntu1.8
security main 2:8.0.1453-1ubuntu1.8
updates main 2:8.0.1453-1ubuntu1.8

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Version: 2:8.0.1453-1ubuntu1.1 2019-06-11 19:06:21 UTC

  vim (2:8.0.1453-1ubuntu1.1) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Arbitrary code execution
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-12735.patch: disallow
      sourcing a file in the sandbox in src/getchar.c
    - CVE-2019-12735

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa) Thu, 06 Jun 2019 14:31:41 -0300

CVE-2019-12735 getchar.c in Vim before 8.1.1365 and Neovim before 0.3.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary OS commands via the :source! command in a model

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