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CVE-2012-0952 Detail

Current Description

A heap buffer overflow was discovered in the device control ioctl in the Linux driver for Nvidia graphics cards, which may allow an attacker to overflow 49 bytes. This issue was fixed in version 295.53.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  Canonical Ltd.
Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nvidia-graphics-drivers/+bug/979373 Exploit Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write NIST  
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer Canonical Ltd.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:display_driver:*:*:*:*:*:linux:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
295.53


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0952
NVD Published Date:
05/07/2020
NVD Last Modified:
05/18/2020