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Intel® Advisor Tools Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Advisor tools may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper permissions in the installer for the Intel(R) Advisor tools before version 2020 Update 2 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® Advisor tools before version 2020 Update 2.
Intel recommends updating the Intel® Advisor tools to version 2020 Update 2 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location: https://software.intel.com/content/www/us/en/develop/tools/advisor.html
Intel would like to thank j0bounties for reporting this issue and working with us on coordinated disclosure.
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