CVE-2016-7388

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General

Score:7.2/10.0
Severity:Medium
Category:Access Control Error

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:Complete
Integrity:Complete
Availability:Complete

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Local
Access Complexity:Low
Authentication:None

Published on 08/11/16 - Updated on 20/01/17

Description

For the NVIDIA Quadro, NVS, and GeForce products, NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver R340 before 342.00 and R375 before 375.63 contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) handler where a NULL pointer dereference caused by invalid user input may lead to denial of service or potential escalation of privileges.

Category: Access Control Error

CWE-264 (Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control)
Weaknesses in this category are related to the management of permissions, privileges, and other security features that are used to perform access control.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2016-7388

Exploits

No exploits available for this CVE in our database.

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
nvidiagpu_driver

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