CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2022-28189

NULL Pointer Dereference

Published: May 17, 2022 | Modified: May 25, 2022
CVSS 3.x
5.5
MEDIUM
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVSS 2.x
2.1 LOW
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

NVIDIA GPU Display Driver for Windows contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) handler for DxgkDdiEscape, where a NULL pointer dereference may lead to a system crash.

Weakness

A NULL pointer dereference occurs when the application dereferences a pointer that it expects to be valid, but is NULL, typically causing a crash or exit.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Gpu_display_driver Nvidia - -
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-304 Ubuntu esm-infra/xenial *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-304 Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-304 Ubuntu xenial *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-304-updates Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-304-updates Ubuntu xenial *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-340 Ubuntu bionic *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-340 Ubuntu esm-infra/xenial *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-340 Ubuntu focal *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-340 Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-340 Ubuntu xenial *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-340-updates Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-352 Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-352-updates Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-367 Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-375 Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-384 Ubuntu trusty *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-384 Ubuntu xenial *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-430 Ubuntu bionic *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-430 Ubuntu devel *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-430 Ubuntu focal *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-430 Ubuntu impish *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-430 Ubuntu jammy *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-435 Ubuntu bionic *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-435 Ubuntu devel *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-435 Ubuntu focal *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-435 Ubuntu impish *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-435 Ubuntu jammy *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440 Ubuntu bionic *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440 Ubuntu devel *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440 Ubuntu focal *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440 Ubuntu impish *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440 Ubuntu jammy *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440-server Ubuntu bionic *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440-server Ubuntu devel *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440-server Ubuntu focal *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440-server Ubuntu impish *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-440-server Ubuntu jammy *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-455 Ubuntu bionic *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-455 Ubuntu devel *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-455 Ubuntu focal *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-455 Ubuntu impish *
Nvidia-graphics-drivers-455 Ubuntu jammy *

Potential Mitigations

References