USN-3461-1: NVIDIA graphics drivers vulnerabilities
23 October 2017
NVIDIA graphics drivers could be made to crash or run programs as an administrator.
- nvidia-graphics-drivers-384 - Transitional package for libcuda1-384
It was discovered that the NVIDIA graphics drivers contained flaws in the
kernel mode layer. A local attacker could use these issues to cause a
denial of service or potentially escalate their privileges on the system.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.