Vulnerability Spotlight: Multiple Nvidia D3D10 Driver Pixel Shader Vulnerabilities
Discovered by Piotr Bania of Cisco Talos
Today, Cisco Talos is disclosing multiple vulnerabilities that exist within the Nvidia D3D10 driver. This driver is used throughout multiple GPU product lines available from Nvidia. This is a commonly used driver, and can be found within VMware, thus giving rise to a potential guest-to-host escape. It is strongly recommended that patches are applied immediately.