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Privilege Elevation Issue Affecting Some Intel® Solid-State Drive Data Center Family for PCIe Products

Intel ID:  INTEL-SA-00042
Product family:  Intel® Solid-State Drive Data Center Family for PCIe*
Impact of vulnerability Elevation of Privilege
Severity rating Moderate
Original release:  Feb 09, 2015
Last revised:  Feb 09, 2015

Summary: 

A customer feature was added to the Intel® Solid-State Drive Data Center Family for PCIe*, improving device management in the field. The initial implementation allowed for a potential privilege elevation.

Description: 

A customer feature was added to the Intel® Solid-State Drive Data Center Family for PCIe*, improving device management in the field. The initial implementation allowed for potential privilege elevation, making it possible to compromise the integrity and availability of the product.

Affected products:

Product Name

Impacted

Firmware Versions

Mitigated

Firmware Versions

Update Source
Intel® Solid-State Drive DC P3700 Series

8DV10100

8DV10102
8DV10104

8DV10110

8DV10130 For firmware update: Firmware files are posted to Intel Download Center (https://downloadcenter.intel.com/Detail_Desc.aspx?DwnldID=23931&lang=eng).
Intel® Solid-State Drive DC P3600 Series

8DV10100

8DV10102
8DV10104

8DV10110

8DV10130 For firmware update: Firmware files are posted to Intel Download Center (https://downloadcenter.intel.com/Detail_Desc.aspx?DwnldID=23931&lang=eng).

Recommendations: 

Intel recommends impacted customers obtain and apply the mitigated versions through the update source listed above.

Revision history:

Revision

Date

Description

1.0

09-February-2015

Initial Release

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