|CVE IDs||Description||Base Score||Vector|
|CVE‑2020‑5992||NVIDIA GeForce NOW application software on Windows contains a vulnerability in its open-source software dependency in which the OpenSSL library is vulnerable to binary planting attacks by a local user, which may lead to code execution or escalation of privileges.||7.3||AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H|
The NVIDIA risk assessment is based on an average of risk across a diverse set of installed systems and may not represent the true risk to your local installation. NVIDIA recommends consulting a security or IT professional to evaluate the risk to your specific configuration.
The following table lists the NVIDIA software products affected, versions affected, and the updated version that includes this security update.
To protect your system, open the GeForce NOW application to automatically download the security update and follow the instructions for applying it. Alternatively, this update can be installed manually by following these instructions.
|CVE ID Addressed||Software Product||Operating System||Affected Versions||Updated Version|
|CVE‑2020‑5992||GeForce NOW Application||Windows||All versions prior to 126.96.36.199||188.8.131.52|
None. See Security Updates for the version to install.
NVIDIA thanks following individual for reporting the issue:
- CVE‑2020‑5992: Hou JingYi (@hjy79425575) of Qihoo 360 CERT
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|1.0||November 10, 2020||Initial release|
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