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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-8808

For the NVIDIA Quadro, NVS, and GeForce products, NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver R340 before 342.00 and R375 before 375.63 contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) handler for DxgDdiEscape ID 0x70000d5 where a value passed from an user to the driver is used without validation as the index to an internal array, leading to denial of service or potential escalation of privileges.
Publish Date : 2016-11-08 Last Update Date : 2017-09-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-8808

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Nvidia Gpu Driver 341.98 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Nvidia Gpu Driver 373.06 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Nvidia Gpu Driver 2

- References For CVE-2016-8808

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93999
BID 93999 NVIDIA GPU Display Driver CVE-2016-8808 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2016-11-07
https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/LEN-10822 CONFIRM
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40666/
EXPLOIT-DB 40666
http://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4247 CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-8808

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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