FreeBSD : NVIDIA UNIX driver -- multiple vulnerabilities in the kernel mode layer handler (057e6616-1885-11e7-bb4d-a0d3c19bfa21)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

NVIDIA Unix security team reports :

NVIDIA GPU Display Driver contains vulnerabilities in the kernel mode
layer handler where multiple integer overflows, improper access
control, and improper validation of a user input may cause a denial of
service or potential escalation of privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99178 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-0309

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