CVE-2021-1090

Published on: 07/22/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 07/30/2021 04:15:00 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Gpu Display Driver from Nvidia contain the following vulnerability:

NVIDIA GPU Display Driver for Windows and Linux contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) handler for control calls where the software reads or writes to a buffer by using an index or pointer that references a memory location after the end of the buffer, which may lead to data tampering or denial of service.

  • CVE-2021-1090 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 GPU Driver versions

CVSS3 Score: 7.1 - HIGH

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

CVSS2 Score: 3.6 - LOW

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Security Bulletin: NVIDIA GPU Display Drivers - July 2021 | NVIDIA nvidia.custhelp.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5211

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationNvidiaGpu Display DriverAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_display_driver:*:*:*:*:*:windows:*:*:

Social Mentions

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