This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to crash the application.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error within the vim_regsub_both() function in src/regexp.c. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger memory corruption and crash the application.
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Vim: 9.0.0000 - 9.0.1847Fixed software versions
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