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Intel® XTU Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Extreme Tuning Utility (XTU) may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper access control in the Intel(R) XTU before version 188.8.131.520 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 8.7 High
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:H/A:H
Intel® XTU before version 184.108.40.2060.
Intel recommends updating the Intel® XTU to version 220.127.116.110 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location: https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/29183/Intel-Extreme-Tuning-Utility-Intel-XTU-?product=66427
Intel would like to thank Andrew Hess (any1) for reporting this issue.
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