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A vim security update has been released for Fedora 38.




[SECURITY] Fedora 38 Update: vim-9.0.1872-1.fc38

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2023-5f29c4709a
2023-09-07 01:27:49.830077
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Name : vim
Product : Fedora 38
Version : 9.0.1872
Release : 1.fc38
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:

- patchlevel 1872 ---- The newest upstream commit Security fixes for
CVE-2023-4733, CVE-2023-4752, CVE-2023-4750
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ChangeLog:

* Tue Sep 5 2023 Zdenek Dohnal [zdohnal@redhat.com] - 2:9.0.1872-1
- patchlevel 1872
* Wed Aug 30 2023 Zdenek Dohnal [zdohnal@redhat.com] - 2:9.0.1822-1
- patchlevel 1822
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References:

[ 1 ] Bug #2237311 - CVE-2023-4752 vim: use-after-free in function ins_compl_get_exp in vim/vim
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2237311
[ 2 ] Bug #2237314 - CVE-2023-4750 vim: use-after-free in function bt_quickfix
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2237314
[ 3 ] Bug #2237315 - CVE-2023-4733 vim: use-after-free in function buflist_altfpos
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2237315
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This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2023-5f29c4709a' 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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