CVE-2022-31610 An issue has been found in the NVIDIA GPU Display Driver. An attacker with local user access can cause an out-of-bounds write, which may lead to code execution or denial of service.

CVE-2022-31610 An issue has been found in the NVIDIA GPU Display Driver. An attacker with local user access can cause an out-of-bounds write, which may lead to code execution or denial of service.

This issue affects Windows 7 and later, Windows Server 2008 and later, Windows Vista and later, and MacOS Sierra and later.

An attacker can exploit this issue by persuading a user to visit a malicious webpage or by convincing a user to open a malicious file, or by convincing a user to connect to a malicious wireless network.

An attacker can exploit this issue by convincing a user to install a malicious program, convince a user to visit a malicious webpage, or by convincing a user to open a malicious file.

How might an attacker exploit this issue?

Local attackers may leverage this vulnerability to execute code on the victim’s system.

What systems are vulnerable?

All Windows operating systems are vulnerable to this issue.

What do I need to do to protect my system?

The best way to protect your system from this issue is to install the official Windows Display Driver.

To install the official Windows Display Driver, see the official vendor information here: https://support.nvidia.com/en-US/article/latest-display-driver-release/.

Alternatively, if you do not want to install the official Windows Display Driver, you can install the unofficial GPU drivers provided by NVIDIA here: https://www.guru3d.com/article/nvidia-release-windows-10-80-vr-driver/.

In addition, we recommend installing the following third party security software to

Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Microsoft Office is a family of proprietary office software applications, server software, and servi

Windows Update and Microsoft Office Updates

The best way to protect your system is to install the official Windows Display Driver.

Windows Defender

Embrace the future of Windows with Windows Defender
Windows Defender is a free, lightweight antivirus that provides comprehensive protection against recently discovered and sophisticated threats.

- Stop phishing attacks before they happen
- Protect your PC from ransomware, spyware, and other malicious software
- Detect and remove threats without slowing down or interfering with your PC experience

Microsoft Defender .

Windows Defender.

Microsoft Security Software

Windows Defender

Norton Security

CCleaner

Malwarebytes

References

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