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Intel® VTune™ Profiler Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® VTune™ Profiler may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Insecure inherited permissions in the installer for the Intel(R) VTune(TM) Profiler before version 2021.1.1 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® VTune™ Profiler before version 2021.1.1.
Intel recommends updating the Intel® VTune™ Profiler to version 2021.1.1 or later.
Intel® VTune™ Profiler updates are available for download at this location:
Standalone Intel® VTune™ Profiler installers (without the oneAPI Base Toolkit) updates are available for download at this location:
Intel would like to thank @j00sean for reporting this issue.
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