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Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kit LAN Driver Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in some Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kit LAN Drivers may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Insecure inherited permissions for some Intel(R) NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kit LAN Drivers before version 10.42 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® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kit - LAPQC71A
Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kit - LAPQC71B
Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kit - LAPQC71C
Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kit - LAPQC71D
Intel recommends updating the Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kit LAN Drivers to version 10.45 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location: https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/29840/Realtek-LAN-Connection-Driver-for-Intel-NUC-9-Extreme-Laptop-Kits?product=98414
Intel would like to thank Eran Shimony for reporting this issue.
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