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Intel® Media SDK for Windows* Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Media SDK for Windows* may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper file permissions in the installer for the Intel(R) Media SDK for Windows before version 2019 R1 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® Media SDK for Windows* before version 2019 R1.
Intel recommends that users of the Intel® Media SDK for Windows* update to 2019 R1 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location: https://software.intel.com/content/www/us/en/develop/tools/media-sdk.html
The issue was found internally by Intel.
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