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NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver Improper Privilege Management Vulnerability

Summary

NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver, all versions, contains a vulnerability in the NVIDIA Control Panel component in which an attacker with local system access can corrupt a system file, which may lead to denial of service or escalation of privileges.

Credit:

The information has been provided by Vendor

The original article can be found at https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4996

Details
NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver contains a vulnerability in the NVIDIA Control Panel component in which an attacker with local system access can corrupt a system file, which may lead to denial of service or escalation of privileges

Vulnerable Systems:

  • NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver

CVE Information:

CVE-2020-5957

Disclosure Timeline:
Published Date: 03/06/2020

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