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Intel® Driver and Support Assistant Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Driver and Support Assistant may allow denial of service. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Race condition in the Intel(R) Driver and Support Assistant before version 20.1.5 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable denial of service via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 5.9 Medium
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H
Intel® Driver and Support Assistant before version 20.1.5.
Intel recommends updating the Intel® Driver and Support Assistant to version 20.1.5 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location: https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/detect.html
Intel would like to thank Andrew Hess (any1) for reporting this issue.
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