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Submission + - Nvidia Display Driver Service Attack Escalates Privileges on Windows Machines (threatpost.com)

L3sPau1 writes: "A zero-day has been found in the Nvidia Display Driver Service on Windows machines. An attacker with local access can use the exploit gain root privileges on a Windows machine. Windows domains with relaxed firewall rules or file sharing enabled can also pull off the exploit, which was posted to Pastebin by researcher Peter Winter-Smith."
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Nvidia Display Driver Service Attack Escalates Privileges on Windows Machines

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