CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 16, 2023
Updated: Jan 25, 2024
CWE ID 190


CVE-2023-48234 is a vulnerability that affects Vim, an open source command line text editor. The vulnerability occurs when getting the count for a normal mode z command and can result in an overflow for large counts given. The impact of this vulnerability is low, as user interaction is required and a crash may not even happen in all situations. The issue has been addressed in release version 9.0.2109, and users are advised to upgrade to this version to remediate the vulnerability. There are no known workarounds for this vulnerability.

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