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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for nvidia (ALAS-2012-67) (CVE-2012-0946)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for nvidia (ALAS-2012-67) (CVE-2012-0946)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/22/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The NVIDIA UNIX driver before 295.40 allows local users to access arbitrary memory locations by leveraging GPU device-node read/write privileges.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-nvidia
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-nvidia-kmod
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-nvidia-kmod-3-2-12-3-2-4-amzn1

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-nvidia
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-nvidia-kmod
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-nvidia-kmod-3-2-12-3-2-4-amzn1

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