NVidia Binary Graphics Driver For Linux Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

The NVIDIA binary graphics driver is prone to a buffer-overflow vulnerability.

An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code with superuser privileges, completely compromising the affected computer. Failed exploit attempts will result in a denial-of-service.

NVidia Driver for Linux versions 8774 and 8762 are vulnerable to this issue; other versions may also be affected.


 

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