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vim before patch 8.0.0056 does not properly validate values for the \'filetype\', \'syntax\' and \'keymap\' options, which may result in the execution of arbitrary code if a file with a specially crafted modeline is opened.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Nov 23, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Nov 23, 2016

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Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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