NVIDIA GPU Display Driver for Linux contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvidia.ko), where an integer overflow may lead to information disclosure, data tampering or denial of service.
Published 2022-12-30 23:15:11
Updated 2023-10-19 01:34:37
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Vulnerability category: OverflowDenial of serviceInformation leak

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2022-42257

0.04%
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 7 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2022-42257

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen
7.3
HIGH CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:H
1.8
5.5
NIST
5.3
MEDIUM CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
1.8
3.4
NVIDIA Corporation

CWE ids for CVE-2022-42257

  • The product performs a calculation that can produce an integer overflow or wraparound, when the logic assumes that the resulting value will always be larger than the original value. This can introduce other weaknesses when the calculation is used for resource management or execution control.
    Assigned by:
    • nvd@nist.gov (Primary)
    • psirt@nvidia.com (Secondary)

References for CVE-2022-42257

Products affected by CVE-2022-42257

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