NVIDIA Linux GPU Display Driver 375.x < 375.88 / 384.x < 384.90 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
privileges.

See also :

http://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4544

Solution :

Upgrade the NVIDIA graphics driver to version 375.88 / 384.90 or later
in accordance with the vendor advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 103457 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-6266
CVE-2017-6267
CVE-2017-6272

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