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CVE-2020-5963

Published: 24 June 2020

NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver, all versions, contains a vulnerability in the Inter Process Communication APIs, in which improper access control may lead to code execution, denial of service, or information disclosure.

From the Ubuntu security team

Thomas E. Carroll discovered that the NVIDIA Cuda grpahics driver did not properly perform access control when performing IPC. An attacker could use this to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

Package Release Status
nvidia-graphics-drivers-390
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (390.138-0ubuntu0.18.04.1)
eoan
Released (390.138-0ubuntu0.19.10.1)
focal
Released (390.138-0ubuntu0.20.04.1)
precise Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

xenial Does not exist

nvidia-graphics-drivers-440
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (440.100-0ubuntu0.18.04.1)
eoan
Released (440.100-0ubuntu0.19.10.1)
focal
Released (440.100-0ubuntu0.20.04.1)
precise Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

xenial Does not exist