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Intel® RST Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Rapid Storage Technology (RST) may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper permissions in the executable for Intel(R) RST before version 220.127.116.116 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 6.7 Medium
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
- Intel® RST v15.x before version 18.104.22.1680.
- Intel® RST v16.x before version 22.214.171.1243.
- Intel® RST v17.5 before version 126.96.36.1991
- Intel® RST v17.7 before version 188.8.131.526
Intel maintains three branches for this software, and recommends updating to the following, or later, versions:
Intel recommends that users of Intel® RST update to the latest version provided by the system manufacturer that addresses these issues.
Upgrade to the latest RST driver version 184.108.40.2069
Intel would like to thank Marius Gabriel Mihai for reporting this issue.
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