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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-8820

All versions of NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver contain a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) handler for DxgDdiEscape where a check on a function return value is missing, potentially allowing an uninitialized value to be used as the source of a strcpy() call, leading to denial of service or information disclosure.
Publish Date : 2016-12-16 Last Update Date : 2016-12-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceObtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-8820

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2016-8820

http://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4257 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95045
BID 95045 NVIDIA GPU Driver CVE-2016-8820 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2016-12-26

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-8820

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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