Security update for vim (important)

ID OPENSUSE-SU-2019:1562-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2019-06-17T23:11:39


An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for vim fixes the following issue:

Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-12735: Fixed a potential arbitrary code execution vulnerability in getchar.c (bsc#1137443).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • openSUSE Leap 42.3:

    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2019-1562=1