Security Bulletin: NVIDIA Shield TV contains updates for "KRACK" vulnerabilities

Answer ID 4579
Updated 11/14/2017 11:12 AM

NVIDIA Shield TV "KRACK" Vulnerabilities May Lead to Escalation of Privileges or Information Disclosure

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Vulnerability Details

The following sections summarize the vulnerabilities. Descriptions use CWE™ and risk assessments follow CVSS.

CVE-2017-13077,  CVE-2017-13078, CVE-2017-13079, CVE-2017-13080, CVE-2017-13081, CVE-2017-13082, CVE-2017-13086, CVE-2017-13087, CVE-2017-13088

Multiple vulnerabilities that have been referred to as "KRACK" were disclosed in the Android Security Bulletin - November 2017. Shield TV has addressed the applicable CVEs. For more information about these issues, visit the Android Open Source Project website.

NVIDIA’s risk assessment is based on an average of risk across a diverse set of installed systems and may not represent the true risk of your local installation. NVIDIA recommends consulting a security or IT professional to evaluate the risk of your specific configuration. NVIDIA doesn’t know of any exploits to these issues at this time.

Affected Products

Product OS
Shield TV
Android

Fixes

Fixes for Shield are available from Settings>About>System update.

OS Fixed Version
Android SE 6.1

Note: Customers using earlier driver branches of these products should upgrade to one of the fixed supported driver branches listed.

Mitigations

None.

Acknowledgements

None.

Revision History

Revision Date Description
2.0 November 14, 2017 Replaced the "Android Security Advisory 2017-5" reference with "Android Security Bulletin - 2017".
1.0 November 01, 2017 Initial release
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