[USN-5498-1] Vim vulnerabilities


========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5498-1 June 30, 2022
vim vulnerabilities ==========================================================================
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 16.04 ESM
Summary:
Several security issues were fixed in Vim.
Software Description: – vim: Vi IMproved – enhanced vi editor
Details:
It was discovered that Vim incorrectly handled memory when opening certain files. If an attacker could trick a user into opening a specially crafted file, it could cause Vim to crash, or possible execute arbitrary code.
Update instructions:
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM: vim 2:7.4.1689-3ubuntu1.5+esm8
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
References: ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5498-1 CVE-2022-0413, CVE-2022-1629, CVE-2022-1733, CVE-2022-1735, CVE-2022-1785, CVE-2022-1796, CVE-2022-1851, CVE-2022-1898