CVE-2020-5992 Detail

Current Description

NVIDIA GeForce NOW application software on Windows, all versions prior to 2.0.25.119, contains a vulnerability in its open-source software dependency in which the OpenSSL library is vulnerable to binary planting attacks by a local user, which may lead to code execution or escalation of privileges.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5096 Patch  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-427 Uncontrolled Search Path Element cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-5992
NVD Published Date:
11/11/2020
NVD Last Modified:
11/23/2020
Source:
NVIDIA Corporation