GeForce 474.04 and 474.06: Security updates for Nvidia Kepler on Windows 7 to 11


Nvidia has released a security update for GPUs and graphics cards of the GeForce 600 and GeForce 700 series, alias Nvidia Kepler, under Windows 7 to Windows 11 and has thus been able to close two vulnerabilities that have been given a “high” risk rating. classified and exploitable via the free software OpenSSL.

GeForce GTX 690, 780 Ti and GTX Titan get new drivers

The GeForce 600 graphics card series released in 2012 and 2013, with the dual-GPU graphics card GeForce GTX 690 (test ) at the top, and GeForce 700, with the GeForce GTX 780 Ti (test) and the GeForce GTX Titan and GeForce GTX Titan Z at the top end of the portfolio, now get a new graphics driver for the five operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 , Windows 10 and Windows 11.

Two graphics drivers for two vulnerabilities

With the two drivers GeForce 474.04 for Windows 10 and Windows 11 and GeForce 474.06 for Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 the following vulnerabilities are fixed.

  • CVE-2022-3786
    • Risk Rating: 7.5 (“High”)
    • Link: NIST/NVD
  • CVE-2022-3602 < ul class="text-ul text-width">
  • Risk Rating: 7.5 (“High”)
  • Link: NIST/NVD

Provide more information the official release notes for GeForce 474.06 (PFD) and GeForce 474.04 (PFD).

Only for Nvidia Kepler

The driver is explicitly only intended for users who operate a graphics card based on Nvidia Kepler on one of the operating systems mentioned. Most recently, Nvidia released two security updates for GeForce 700 and GeForce 600 in February with the GeForce 472.98 and 473.04.

Download on ComputerBase

The new drivers GeForce 474.06 and GeForce 474.04 as well as the latest driver for Nvidia Kepler under Linux, Solaris and FreeBSD, the Nvidia Linux Display Driver 470.161.03, can be downloaded as usual from the ComputerBase download area directly below this message.


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