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Intel® Active System Console Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in Intel® Active System Console for Intel® Server Boards and Systems may allow an escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Insufficient path checking in the installer for Intel(R) Active System Console before version 8.0 Build 24 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 6.7 Medium
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Intel® Active System Console for Intel® Server Boards and Systems based on Intel® 62X Chipset before version 8.0 Build 24.
Intel® Active System Console for Intel® Server Boards and Systems based on Intel® 62X Chipset is no longer available and will not be supported with any additional functional, security, or other updates. All versions have been provided as is. Intel recommends that users of Intel® Active System Console uninstall and discontinue use as soon as possible.
Intel would like to thank Marius Gabriel Mihai for reporting this issue.
Intel, and nearly the entire technology industry, follows a disclosure practice called Coordinated Disclosure, under which a cybersecurity vulnerability is generally publicly disclosed only after mitigations are available.
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