2019.2 IPU – Intel® SGX Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in Intel SGX SDK may allow for information disclosure, escalation of privilege or denial of service. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability. This potential vulnerability is present in all SGX enclaves built with the affected SGX SDK versions.
Description: Insufficient input validation in Intel(R) SGX SDK versions shown below may allow an authenticated user to enable information disclosure, escalation of privilege or denial of service via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 7.8 (High)
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H
Description: Insufficient initialization in Intel(R) SGX SDK versions shown below may allow an authenticated user to enable information disclosure, escalation of privilege or denial of service via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 7.0 (High)
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:H
- Intel® SGX SDK for Windows version: 126.96.36.199291
- Intel® SGX SDK for Windows version: 188.8.131.52222
- Intel® SGX SDK for Windows version: 184.108.40.206777
- Intel® SGX SDK for Linux version: 220.127.116.11363
- Intel® SGX SDK for Linux version: 18.104.22.168891
- Intel® SGX SDK for Linux version: 22.214.171.124163
- Intel® SGX SDK for Linux version: 126.96.36.199354
- Intel® SGX SDK for Linux version: 188.8.131.52311
All Intel® SGX SDK for Windows versions 184.108.40.206291 and earlier.
All Intel® SGX SDK for Linux versions 220.127.116.11363 and earlier.
Solution Developers should update their Intel® SGX SDK to Windows version 18.104.22.168 (or later) or Linux version 22.214.171.124 (or later):
- Windows developers can find latest SGX SDK here: https://registrationcenter.intel.com/en/forms/?productid=2614
- Linux developers can find latest SGX SDK here: https://01.org/intel-software-guard-extensions/downloads
Solution Developers should recompile their affected SGX application enclaves with the updated Intel SGX SDK, and re-issue the application. Solution Developers should also increase the Security Version Numbers (ISVSVN) of their updated SGX application enclaves.
Developers implementing their own SDK should review the documentation and code changes issued with the Intel SGX SDK for Linux.
Intel would like to thank Jo Van Bulck and Frank Piessens of Ku Leuven University, Jethro Beekman of Fortanix and David Oswald, Flavio Garcia, and Eduard Marin of the University of Birmingham for reporting CVE-2019-14565 and working with Intel on coordinated disclosure. CVE-2019-14566 was found internally by Intel.
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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