Intel® Accelerated Storage Manager in RSTe Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in Intel® Accelerated Storage Manager in RSTe may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper permissions in the installer for Intel(R) Accelerated Storage Manager in RSTe v5.5 and before may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 7.3 High
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:H
Intel® Accelerated Storage Manager in RSTe v5.5 and before.
Intel recommends that users of Intel® Accelerated Storage Manager in RSTe update to the latest version provided by the system manufacturer that addresses these issues.
Intel would like to thank Marius Gabriel Mihai for reporting this issue and working with us on coordinated disclosure.
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