Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Compare cell phone plans using Wirefly's innovative plan comparison tool ×
Security

Submission + - Nvidia Display Driver Service Attack Escalates Privileges on Windows Machines (threatpost.com)

L3sPau1 writes: "A zero-day has been found in the Nvidia Display Driver Service on Windows machines. An attacker with local access can use the exploit gain root privileges on a Windows machine. Windows domains with relaxed firewall rules or file sharing enabled can also pull off the exploit, which was posted to Pastebin by researcher Peter Winter-Smith."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Nvidia Display Driver Service Attack Escalates Privileges on Windows Machines

Comments Filter:

"Paul Lynde to block..." -- a contestant on "Hollywood Squares"

Working...