CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Mar 27, 2024
Updated: Mar 28, 2024
CWE ID 250


CVE-2024-0073 is a vulnerability found in the NVIDIA GPU Display Driver for Windows. It is categorized as a high-severity vulnerability with a base score of 7.8. The vulnerability occurs in the kernel mode layer when the driver operates at a higher privilege level than required. Exploiting this vulnerability can result in various consequences, including code execution, denial of service, privilege escalation, information disclosure, and data tampering. The exploitability score is rated at 1.8 out of 10, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. The impact score is 5.9 out of 10, with high integrity and confidentiality impacts and a high availability impact. To remediate this vulnerability, users should apply patches or updates provided by NVIDIA promptly to ensure the security of their systems and prevent potential attacks.

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