Security Bulletin: NVIDIA GeForce Experience - June 2021

Updated 10/05/2021 02:09 PM

NVIDIA has released a software security update for NVIDIA® GeForce Experience™ software. This update addresses an issue that may lead to information disclosure, data tampering, or denial of service.

To protect your system, download and install this software update through the GeForce Experience Downloads page, or open the client to automatically apply the security update.

Go to NVIDIA Product Security.


Details

This section provides a summary of potential vulnerabilities that this security update addresses and their impact. Descriptions use CWE™, and base scores and vectors use CVSS v3.1 standards.

This section provides a summary of potential vulnerabilities that this security update addresses and their impact. Descriptions use CWE™, and base scores and vectors use CVSS v3.1 standards.
CVE IDs Description Base Score Vector
CVE‑2021‑1073 NVIDIA GeForce Experience contains a vulnerability in the login flow when a user tries to log in by using a browser, while, at the same time, any other web page is loaded in other tabs of the same browser. In this situation, the web page can get access to the token of the user login session, leading to the possibility that the user’s account is compromised. This may lead to the targeted user’s data being accessed, altered, or lost. 8.3 AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/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.

Security Updates

The following table lists the NVIDIA software products affected, versions affected, and the updated version that includes this security update.

Download the updates through the GeForce Experience Downloads page, or open the client to automatically apply the security update.

The following table lists the NVIDIA software products affected, versions affected, and the updated version that includes this security update.
CVE IDs Addressed Software Product Operating System Affected Versions Updated Version
CVE‑2021‑1073 GeForce Experience Windows All versions prior to 3.23 3.23

Notes

  • Earlier software releases that support this product are also affected. If you are using an earlier release, upgrade to the latest release version.

Mitigations

See Security Updates for the version to install.

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Revision History

Revision History
Revision Date Description
1.1 July 12, 2021 Minor edits to the CVE description
1.0 June 24, 2021 Initial release

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