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CVE-2007-3532 Detail

Current Description

NVIDIA drivers (nvidia-drivers) before 1.0.7185, 1.0.9639, and 100.14.11, as used in Gentoo Linux and possibly other distributions, creates /dev/nvidia* device files with insecure permissions, which allows local users to modify video card settings, cause a denial of service (crash or physical video card damage), and obtain sensitive information.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200708-14.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25360
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25363
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=183567

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:video_driver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.0.7185
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:video_driver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.0.9639
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:video_driver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
100.14.11
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:gentoo:linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3532
NVD Published Date:
07/27/2007
NVD Last Modified:
12/28/2009