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Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro

Intel ID:
INTEL-SA-00157
Product family:
Quartus®
Impact of vulnerability:
Denial of Service
Severity rating:
Moderate
Original release:
07/10/2018
Last revised:
07/10/2018

Summary:

Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro before version 18.0.1 ships with an open source component, bottle.py, which is disabled by default.  If bottle.py is enabled the system is potentially vulnerable to CVE-2016-9964.

Description:

For details on the CVE-2016-9964 please see: https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-9964

Affected products:

Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro before version 18.0.1.

Recommendations:

Intel recommends that users of Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro update to version 18.0.1.

Alternately you may remove bottle by:

•    Ensure that Design Space Explorer II (DSEII) is not running
•    Remove  <install root directory>/acds/quartus/common/python/lib/site-packages/bottle.py and bottle-0.12.7-py3.3.egg-info

The next time DSEII runs bottle will no longer load.

Revision History

Revision Date Description
1.0 07/10/2018 Initial Release

CVE Name: CVE-2016-9964

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