NVIDIA DxgDdiEscape Handler Privilege Escalation Exploit

NVIDIA Windows GPU Display Driver R340 before 342.00 and R375 before 375.63 contains a vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys) handler for DxgDdiEscape ID 0x600000D where a value passed from a user to the driver is used without validation leading to escalation of privileges.
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Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2016-7387
Product Version: 
2017_R2
Released Date: 
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 00:00