Nvidia has updated the graphics drivers for Windows and Linux as part of the new Security Bulletin Display Driver – May 2022 and freed the development branches R510, R470, R450 and R390 from some serious security gaps. New drivers are now available for download for GeForce, Studio, RTX, Quadro and Tesla.
New drivers for GeForce, Studio, RTX and Tesla
Nvidia has subjected all of its relevant drivers for private and business customers to extensive product maintenance and closed a total of 12 vulnerabilities in the operating software.
The security update for the graphics drivers closes the following vulnerabilities on Windows and Linux:
While the security gaps on GeForce graphics cards under Windows have been closed with the current version 512.77 in the R510 development branch and enterprise accelerators of the type RTX and Quadro with version 512.78 and version 473.47 are already secured, users with Studio drivers and Tesla Graphics card to be patient until May 23, announced Nvidia.
The ten vulnerabilities affecting the GPU driver are distributed across the R510, R470 and R450 development branches on Windows as follows, while on Linux the 390 release is also affected.