CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 4, 2023
Updated: Feb 1, 2024
CWE ID 416


CVE-2023-4733 is a use after free vulnerability in the GitHub repository vim/vim prior to version 9.0.1840. It affects multiple products including kPHicW, pqRTJN, WJ2fHZ, l1hBWI, and many others. The vulnerability has a base severity of HIGH with a base score of 7.8 according to [email protected]. It requires user interaction and has a local attack vector. The potential danger includes high impact on integrity and confidentiality. The exploitability score is 1.8 out of 10, indicating it is relatively easy to exploit. Users are advised to update to version 9.0.1840 or later to remediate the vulnerability.


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