CVE-2020-5967

Published: 24 June 2020

NVIDIA Linux GPU Display Driver, all versions, contains a vulnerability in the UVM driver, in which a race condition may lead to a denial of service.

From the Ubuntu security team

It was discovered that the UVM driver in the NVIDIA graphics driver contained a race condition. A local attacker could use this to cause a denial of service.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 4.7

Status

Package Release Status
nvidia-graphics-drivers-390
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)
Released (390.138-0ubuntu0.20.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (390.138-0ubuntu0.18.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Does not exist

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

nvidia-graphics-drivers-440
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)
Released (440.100-0ubuntu0.20.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (440.100-0ubuntu0.18.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Does not exist

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist