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CVE-2011-2603 Detail

Current Description

The NVIDIA 9400M driver 6.2.6 on Mac OS X 10.6.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (desktop hang) via a crafted web page that is visited with Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, as demonstrated by the lots-of-polys-example.html test page in the Khronos WebGL SDK.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.contextis.com/resources/blog/webgl/ Exploit
http://www.contextis.com/resources/blog/webgl2/ Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/48319

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:9400m_driver:6.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-2603
NVD Published Date:
06/30/2011
NVD Last Modified:
07/12/2011