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Intel® NUC Firmware Security Advisory

Intel ID: INTEL-SA-00176
Advisory Category: Firmware
Impact of vulnerability: Escalation of Privilege, Denial of Service, Information Disclosure
Severity rating: HIGH
Original release: 09/11/2018
Last revised: 09/11/2018

Summary:

A potential security vulnerability in firmware for Intel® NUC may allow information disclosure, escalation of privilege and/or denial of service.  Intel® is releasing firmware security updates for Intel® NUC Firmware to mitigate this potential vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-12176

Description: Improper input validation in firmware for Intel® NUC Kits may allow a privileged user to potentially execute arbitrary code resulting in information disclosure, escalation of privilege and/or denial of service via local access.

CVSS Base Score: 8.2 High

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

Affected Products:

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC7CJYH

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC8i7HNK

·       Intel® Compute Card CD1M3128MK

·       Intel® Compute Card CD1IV128MK

·       Intel® Compute Card CD1P64GK

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i7DNKE

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i5DNKE

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i3DNHE

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i7BNH

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC6CAYS

·       Intel® NUC Kit DE3815TYBE

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC6i5SYH

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC6i7KYK

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC5PGYH

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC5CPYH

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC5i7RYH

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC5i5MYHE

·       Intel® NUC Kit NUC5i3MYHE

·       Intel® NUC Kit DE3815TYBE

·       Intel® NUC Kit DN2820FYKH

·       Intel® NUC Kit D54250WYB

·       Intel® NUC Kit D53427RKE

·       Intel® NUC Kit D33217GKE

·       Intel® Compute Stick STK2mv64CC

·       Intel® Compute Stick STK2m3W64CC

·       Intel® Compute Stick STK1AW32SC

·       Intel® Compute Stick STCK1A32WFC

Recommendations:

Intel recommends that users update to the latest version (see provided table).

Product

Download link
(BIOS dl link)

Intel® NUC Kit NUC7CJYH

NUC7CJYH

Intel® NUC Kit NUC8i7HNK

NUC8i7HNK

Intel® Compute Card CD1M3128MK

CD1M3128MK

Intel® Compute Card CD1IV128MK

CD1IV128MK

Intel® Compute Card CD1P64GK

CD1P64GK

Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i7DNKE

NUC7i7DNKE

Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i5DNKE

NUC7i5DNKE

Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i3DNHE

NUC7i3DNHE

Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i7BNH

NUC7i7BNH

Intel® NUC Kit NUC6CAYS

NUC6CAYS

Intel® NUC Kit DE3815TYBE

DE3815TYBE

Intel® NUC Kit NUC6i5SYH

NUC6i5SYH

Intel® NUC Kit NUC6i7KYK

NUC6i7KYK

Intel® NUC Kit NUC5PGYH

NUC5PGYH

Intel® NUC Kit NUC5CPYH

NUC5CPYH

Intel® NUC Kit NUC5i7RYH

NUC5i7RYH

Intel® NUC Kit NUC5i5MYHE

NUC5i5MYHE

Intel® NUC Kit NUC5i3MYHE

NUC5i3MYHE

Intel® NUC Kit DE3815TYBE

DE3815TYBE

Intel® NUC Kit DN2820FYKH

DN2820FYKH

Intel® NUC Kit D54250WYB

D54250WYB

Intel® NUC Kit D53427RKE 

D53427RKE 

Intel® NUC Kit D33217GKE

D33217GKE

Intel® Compute Stick STK2mv64CC

STK2mv64CC

 Intel® Compute Stick STK2m3W64CC

 STK2m3W64CC

Intel® Compute Stick STK1AW32SC

STK1AW32SC

Intel® Compute Stick STCK1A32WFC

STCK1A32WFC

Acknowledgements:

Intel would like to thank Ruslan Zakirov and Alexander Ermolov for reporting this issue and working with us on coordinated disclosure.

Revision History

Revision Date Description
1.0 09/11/2018 Initial Release

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