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Intel® Data Center Manager SDK Advisory

Intel ID: INTEL-SA-00143
Advisory Category: Software
Impact of vulnerability: Escalation of Privilege
Severity rating: CRITICAL
Original release: 09/11/2018
Last revised: 09/11/2018

Summary:

Potential security vulnerability in Intel® Data Center Manager SDK may allow privilege escalation.  Intel is releasing Intel® Data Center Manager updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-3679

Description: Escalation of privilege in Reference UI in Intel® Data Center Manager SDK 5.0 and before may allow an unauthorized remote unauthenticated user to potentially execute code via administrator privileges.

CVSS Base Score: 9.6 Critical

CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:

Intel® Data Center manager before 5.1

Recommendations:

Intel recommends that users of Intel® Data Center Manager SDK update to 5.1 or later.

Updates are available from the software reseller:

https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/software/intel-dcm-where-to-buy.html

Acknowledgements:

Intel would like to thank Andrea Micalizzi (aka rgod) for reporting and working with us on coordinated disclosure.

Revision History

Revision Date Description
1.0 09/11/2018 Initial Release

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