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Intel® Battery Life Diagnostic Tool Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Battery Life Diagnostic Tool 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) Battery Life Diagnostic Tool before version 1.0.7 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® Battery Life Diagnostic Tool before version 1.0.7.
Intel recommends updating the Intel® Battery Life Diagnostic Tool to version 1.0.7 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location:
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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