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Intel® Rapid Storage Technology Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Rapid Storage Technology software may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Uncontrolled search path element in the installer for the Intel(R) Rapid Storage Technology software, before versions 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.520 and 184.108.40.206, 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® Rapid Storage Technology software before versions 220.127.116.119.5, 18.104.22.1688.4 and 22.214.171.1248.2 with installer versions before 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.520 and 184.108.40.206 respectively.
Intel recommends updating the Intel® Rapid Storage Technology software to versions 220.127.116.119.5, 18.104.22.1688.4 and 22.214.171.1248.2 with installer versions before 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.520 and 184.108.40.206 or higher.
Updates are available for download at this location: Downloads for Intel® Rapid Storage Technology (Intel® RST)
Intel would like to thank Marius Gabriel Mihai for reporting this issue.
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