CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


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


CVE-2023-48235 is a vulnerability affecting the Vim open-source command line text editor. This vulnerability occurs when parsing relative ex addresses, leading to an overflow due to a negative line number causing an overflow. The impact of this vulnerability is low, as user interaction is required and a crash may not always occur. The issue has been addressed in release version 9.0.2110 with commit 060623e, and users are advised to upgrade to mitigate the vulnerability. There are no known workarounds for this vulnerability, and the potential danger it poses to organizations is minimal.

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