Upstream information

CVE-2021-1053 at MITRE

Description

NVIDIA GPU Display Driver for Windows and Linux, all versions, contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) handler for DxgkDdiEscape or IOCTL in which improper validation of a user pointer may lead to denial of service.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 6.6
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:H
Attack Vector Local Local
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None Low
Integrity Impact None Low
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1180695 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7.1 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 15 SP4 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 libnvidia-container Analysis
Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-ESPOS libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-LTSS libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3-ESPOS libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3-LTSS libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 15 SP2 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 15 SP3 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-LTSS libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3-LTSS libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 libnvidia-container Analysis
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 libnvidia-container Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-BCL libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3-BCL libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 libnvidia-container Analysis
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 libnvidia-container Analysis


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jan 8 09:59:15 2021
CVE page last modified: Fri Jan 20 15:44:19 2023