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QATzip for Intel® QAT Advisory
|Impact of vulnerability:||Escalation of Privilege|
A potential security vulnerability in the QATzip software maintained by Intel® for Intel® QuickAssist Technology (QAT) may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper access control in some QATzip software maintained by Intel(R) before version 1.0.9 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 7.8 High
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
QATzip software maintained by Intel® before version 1.0.9.
Intel recommends updating QATzip software maintained by Intel® for Intel® QAT before version 1.0.9 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location: https://github.com/intel/QATzip/releases/
Intel would like to thank Greg Thomas for reporting this issue.
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