NVIDIA Graphics Driver Local Privilege Escalation
High Nessus Plugin ID 82528
SynopsisThe remote Windows host is affected by a privileges escalation vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host has a driver installed this is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability due to a failure to properly validate local client impersonation levels when performing a kernel administrator check. A local attacker can exploit this issue, via unspecified API calls, to gain administrator privileges.
SolutionUpgrade to the appropriate video driver version per the vendor advisory.