Denial of service in Intel SPS

Published: 2021-06-14
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2021-0051
Exploitation vector Local
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Intel C620A Series Chipset
Hardware solutions / Firmware

Intel Atom Processor P5000 Series
Hardware solutions / Firmware

Intel Server Platform Services Firmware
Web applications / Other software

Vendor Intel

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Input validation error

EUVDB-ID: #VU54101

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2021-0051

CWE-ID: CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a local user to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input. A local administrator can pass specially crafted input to the application and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.


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Vulnerable software versions

Intel C620A Series Chipset: All versions

Intel Atom Processor P5000 Series: All versions

Intel Server Platform Services Firmware: before SPS_E5_04., SPS_E5_04., SPS_SoC-A_05.

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?