Advisory Published


First published: Mon Nov 15 2021(Updated: )

Kernel Pool Address disclosure in AMD Graphics Driver for Windows 10 may lead to KASLR bypass.


Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
AMD Radeon Software<21.3.1
Microsoft Windows 10

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2020-12897?

    CVE-2020-12897 is a vulnerability in the AMD Graphics Driver for Windows 10 that may lead to a Kernel Address Space Layout Randomization (KASLR) bypass.

  • How does CVE-2020-12897 affect AMD Radeon Software?

    CVE-2020-12897 affects AMD Radeon Software versions up to and including 21.3.1.

  • How does CVE-2020-12897 impact Windows 10?

    CVE-2020-12897 does not directly impact Windows 10, as it is a vulnerability in the AMD Graphics Driver.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2020-12897?

    CVE-2020-12897 has a severity rating of medium.

  • How can I fix CVE-2020-12897?

    To fix CVE-2020-12897, update your AMD Radeon Software to version 21.3.2 or later.


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