Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5836-1
January 31, 2023
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 16.04 ESM
– Ubuntu 14.04 ESM
Several security issues were fixed in Vim.
– vim: Vi IMproved – enhanced vi editor
It was discovered that Vim was not properly performing memory management
operations. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial
of service or execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2022-47024, CVE-2023-0049,
CVE-2023-0054, CVE-2023-0288, CVE-2023-0433)
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM:
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
CVE-2022-47024, CVE-2023-0049, CVE-2023-0054, CVE-2023-0288,