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Intel® SSD Toolbox Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Solid State Drive (SSD) Toolbox may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is not releasing updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability and has replaced it with the Intel® Memory and Storage (MAS) Tool.
Description: Incorrect default permissions in installer for the Intel(R) SSD Toolbox versions before 2/9/2021 may allow a privileged user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 7.4 High
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:N
Intel® SSD Toolbox version before 2/9/2021.
Intel recommends removing the Intel® SSD Toolbox and use the Intel® MAS Tool going forward.
Updates are available for download at this location:
Intel would like to thank Nuttakorn Tungpoonsup for reporting this issue.
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