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Intel® Server Board Onboard Video Driver Advisory

Intel ID: INTEL-SA-00443
Advisory Category: Software
Impact of vulnerability: Escalation of Privilege
Severity rating: MEDIUM
Original release: 02/09/2021 
Last revised: 02/09/2021 

Summary:

A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Server Board Onboard Video Driver for Windows* may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details:

CVEID: CVE-2020-24450

Description: Uncontrolled search path in the installer for the Intel(R) Server Board Onboard Video Driver for Windows* before version 4.03.01.004 release 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

Affected Products:

Onboard Video Driver for Windows* before version 4.03.01.004 release 2 for these server boards and systems:

·        Intel® Server Board S1200 Series

·        Intel® Server Board S2600 Series

·        Intel® Server Board S2600 Series

·        Intel® Server System MCB2208 Series

·        Intel® Server System R1208 Series

·        Intel® Server System R1304 Series

·        Intel® Server System R2208 Series

·        Intel® Server System R2224 Series

·        Intel® Server System R2308 Series

·        Intel® Server System R2312 Series

·        Intel® Server System VRN2208 Series

Recommendation:

Intel recommends updating the Intel® Server Board Onboard Video Driver for Windows* to version 4.03.01.004 release 2 or later.

Updates are available for download at this location:

https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/26508/Onboard-Video-Driver-for-Windows-Server-2016

Acknowledgements:

Intel would like to thank the external reporter of this issue.

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.

Revision History

Revision Date Description
1.0 02/09/2021  Initial Release

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