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Intel® VTune™ Amplifier for Windows* Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in Intel® VTune™ Amplifier for Windows* may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper access control in driver for Intel(R) VTune(TM) Amplifier for Windows* before update 8 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 8.2 High
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H
Intel® VTune™ Amplifier for Windows* before update 8.
Intel recommends updating Intel® VTune™ Amplifier for Windows* to update 8 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location:
This issue was found internally by Intel.
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