CVE-2018-6260

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Description

NVIDIA graphics driver contains a vulnerability that may allow access to application data processed on the GPU through a side channel exposed by the GPU performance counters. Local user access is required. This is not a network or remote attack vector.

References

http://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/LEN-26250

https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4738

https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4772

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3904-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-11-13

Updated: 2019-04-18

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 2.1

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_driver:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
123090Amazon Linux AMI : nvidia (ALAS-2019-1182)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
medium
122510NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver Multiple Vulnerabilities (February 2019)NessusWindows
high
122509NVIDIA Linux GPU Display Driver Information Disclosure Vulnerability (CVE-2018-6260)NessusMisc.
medium