CVE-2019-5676

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Description

NVIDIA Windows GPU Display driver software for Windows (all versions) contains a vulnerability in which it incorrectly loads Windows system DLLs without validating the path or signature (also known as a binary planting or DLL preloading attack), leading to escalation of privileges through code execution.

References

https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4797

https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4806

https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/product_security/LEN-27815

https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4841

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-05-10

Updated: 2021-07-21

Type: CWE-426

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.7

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 0.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_driver:*:*:*:*:*:windows:*:*

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
126049NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver Multiple Vulnerabilities (May 2019)NessusWindows
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