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A vim security update has been released for Fedora 37.



SECURITY: Fedora 37 Update: vim-9.0.1562-1.fc37


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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2023-99d2eaac80
2023-05-24 01:12:39.139249
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Name : vim
Product : Fedora 37
Version : 9.0.1562
Release : 1.fc37
URL :   http://www.vim.org/
Summary : The VIM editor
Description :
VIM (VIsual editor iMproved) is an updated and improved version of the
vi editor. Vi was the first real screen-based editor for UNIX, and is
still very popular. VIM improves on vi by adding new features:
multiple windows, multi-level undo, block highlighting and more.

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Update Information:

The newest upstream commit Security fixes for CVE-2023-2426, CVE-2023-2609,
CVE-2023-2610
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ChangeLog:

* Thu May 18 2023 Zdenek Dohnal - 2:9.0.1562-1
- patchlevel 1562
* Thu Apr 27 2023 Zdenek Dohnal - 2:9.0.1491-1
- patchlevel 1491
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References:

[ 1 ] Bug #2209048 - CVE-2023-2610 vim: integer overflow vulnerability in vim
  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2209048
[ 2 ] Bug #2209050 - CVE-2023-2609 vim: NULL Pointer Dereference in get_register() at register.c
  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2209050
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This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2023-99d2eaac80' at the command
line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
  http://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
  https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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