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Intel® HID Event Filter Driver Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Human Interface Device (HID) Event Filter Driver 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) HID Event Filter Driver before version, all versions, 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® HID Event Filter Driver before version 184.108.40.2062.
Intel recommends that users of Intel® HID Event Filter Driver update to the latest version provided by the system manufacturer that addresses these issues.
Intel would like to thank Marius Gabriel Mihai for reporting this issue and working with us on coordinated disclosure.
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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