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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-6278

NVIDIA Tegra kernel contains a vulnerability in the CORE DVFS Thermal driver where there is the potential to read or write a buffer using an index or pointer that references a memory location after the end of the buffer, which may lead to a denial of service or possible escalation of privileges.
Publish Date : 2018-03-26 Last Update Date : 2019-10-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-6278

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Nvidia Jetson Tk1 Firmware 21.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Nvidia Jetson Tx1 Firmware 24.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Nvidia Jetson Tx1 Firmware 28.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Nvidia Tegra K1 Firmware 21.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Nvidia Jetson Tk1 Firmware 1
Nvidia Jetson Tx1 Firmware 2
Nvidia Tegra K1 Firmware 1

- References For CVE-2017-6278

https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4787 CONFIRM
http://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4635 CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-6278

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


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