CVE-2021-1051

Published on: 01/07/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 07/23/2021 07:42:00 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Windows from Microsoft contain the following vulnerability:

NVIDIA GPU Display Driver for Windows contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) handler for DxgkDdiEscape in which a local user can get elevated privileges to modify display configuration data, which may result in denial of service of the display.

  • CVE-2021-1051 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo NVIDIA - NVIDIA GPU Display Driver version All

CVSS3 Score: 8.4 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
CHANGED NONE HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 6.6 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE COMPLETE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Security Bulletin: NVIDIA GPU Display Driver - January 2021 | NVIDIA Vendor Advisory
nvidia.custhelp.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5142

Related QID Numbers

  • 375727 NVIDIA GPU Display Driver Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2021)

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows-AllAllAll
ApplicationNvidiaGpu DriverAllAllAllAll
ApplicationNvidiaGpu DriverAllAllAllAll
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  • cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_driver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
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