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Intel® SSD Pro 6000p Series data corruption vulnerability

Intel ID:  INTEL-SA-00078
Product family:  Intel® Solid State Drive Professional
Impact of vulnerability Denial of Service
Severity rating Moderate
Original release:  Aug 08, 2017
Last revised:  Aug 08, 2017


A vulnerability was identified in the Intel® Solid State Pro 6000p Series leading to a potential data corruption issue.


Intel® SSD Pro 6000p Series contains a firmware issue in Opal activated drives which allows a physical attacker to cause data corruption or data loss leading to a denial of service condition. This issue applies only to systems with Opal activated drives.

•           CVSS:3.0/AV :P /AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H  (Medium 6.1)

Affected products: 

Intel® SSD Pro 6000p Series.


Intel recommends updating the respective drives to the new firmware as listed in table below:


Product Name



Impacted FW Versions



Mitigated FW Versions



Update Source



Intel® SSD Pro 6000p Series



PSF104P, PSF109P






Intel Firmware Update Tool


If you purchased your Intel SSD in a system from HPI or Lenovo, your firmware version may have a different naming.  Please refer to the directions or links below for guidance on impact to your SSD.


Not affected.


Revision history:






Initial Release

CVE Name:  CVE-2017-5695


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