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CVE-2016-7389 Detail

Current Description

For the NVIDIA Quadro, NVS, GeForce, and Tesla products, NVIDIA GPU Display Driver on Linux R304 before 304.132, R340 before 340.98, R367 before 367.55, R361_93 before 361.93.03, and R370 before 370.28 contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvidia.ko) handler for mmap() where improper input validation may allow users to gain access to arbitrary physical memory, leading to an escalation of privileges.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4246 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94177

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:gpu_driver:304.79:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_driver:340.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_driver:361.91:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_driver:365.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_driver:368.81:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-7389
NVD Published Date:
11/08/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016