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Insecure Handling of BIOS and AMT Passwords
||4th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Haswell), 5th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Broadwell), 6th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Skylake), and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Kaby Lake)|
|Impact of vulnerability:
Intel is releasing patches to mitigate security vulnerability CVE-2017-5704
Platform sample code firmware included with 4th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Haswell), 5th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Broadwell), 6th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Skylake), and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Kaby Lake) potentially exposes password information in memory to a local attacker with administrative privileges.
• High 7.2 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H
Platform sample code for the following processor generations:
• 4th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Haswell)
• 5th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Broadwell)
• 6th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Skylake)
• 7th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor (Kaby Lake)
Intel has released updated firmware to address these issues and recommends that end-users contact their system manufacturers for updated system firmware.
CVE Name: CVE-2017-5704
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