NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver 375.x < 377.55 / 384.x < 384.94 / 385.x < 385.08 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 102783


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


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.


Upgrade the NVIDIA graphics driver to version 377.55 / 384.94 / 385.08 or later in accordance with the vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102783

File Name: nvidia_win_cve_2017_4525.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2017/08/26

Modified: 2017/09/28

Dependencies: 72482

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:nvidia:gpu_driver

Required KB Items: WMI/DisplayDrivers/NVIDIA, Settings/ParanoidReport

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/07/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6251, CVE-2017-6252, CVE-2017-6253, CVE-2017-6254, CVE-2017-6255, CVE-2017-6256, CVE-2017-6257, CVE-2017-6259, CVE-2017-6260