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CVE-2019-5666 Detail

Current Description

NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) create context command DDI DxgkDdiCreateContext in which the product uses untrusted input when calculating or using an array index, but the product does not validate or incorrectly validates the index to ensure the index references a valid position within the array, which may lead to denial of service or 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://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/LEN-26250
https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4772 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4797

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-129 Improper Validation of Array Index NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:gpu_driver:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-5666
NVD Published Date:
02/27/2019
NVD Last Modified:
05/09/2019