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Intel® Advisor Software Advisory
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel® Advisor software may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper access control in the Intel(R) Advisor software before version 2021.2 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
Intel® Advisor software before version 2021.2.
Intel recommends updating Intel® Advisor software to version 2021.2 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location: https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/developer/articles/tool/oneapi-standalone-components.html#advisor
Intel would like to thank Marius Gabriel Mihai for reporting this issue.
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