NVIDIA Linux GPU Display Driver 375.8x < 375.82 / 375.7x < 375.74 / 384.x < 384.59 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

A display driver installed on the remote Linux host is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

Nvidia GPU Display driver vulnerabilities may lead to denial of
service or possible escalation of Privileges. To exploit these
vulnerabilities an attacker would send a malicious request to an
affected application or interact with an affected application. If
successfully exploited, these vulnerabilities would allow an
attacker to cause a denial of service condition or elevated

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade the NVIDIA graphics driver to version 375.66 / 381.22 or later
in accordance with the vendor advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 102782 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-6257

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