Multiple vulnerabilities in Intel Quartus Prime Pro and Standard Editions



Published: 2022-11-15
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 2
CVE-ID CVE-2022-27187
CVE-2022-27233
CWE-ID CWE-426
CWE-611
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Intel Quartus Prime Pro
Client/Desktop applications / Other client software

Intel Quartus Prime Standard
Client/Desktop applications / Other client software

Vendor

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains information about 2 vulnerabilities.

1) Untrusted search path

EUVDB-ID: #VU69310

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-27187

CWE-ID: CWE-426 - Untrusted Search Path

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.

The vulnerability exists due to uncontrolled search path element, which leads to security restrictions bypass and privilege escalation.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Intel Quartus Prime Pro: before 22.1

Intel Quartus Prime Standard: before 21.1 Patch 0.02std


CPE2.3
External links

http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/advisory/intel-sa-00659.html

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

2) XML External Entity injection

EUVDB-ID: #VU69311

Risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-27233

CWE-ID: CWE-611 - Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference ('XXE')

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied XML input. A remote attacker can pass a specially crafted XML code to the affected application and view contents of arbitrary files on the system or initiate requests to external systems.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to view contents of arbitrary file on the server or perform network scanning of internal and external infrastructure.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Intel Quartus Prime Pro: before 22.1

Intel Quartus Prime Standard: before 21.1 Patch 0.02std


CPE2.3
External links

http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/advisory/intel-sa-00659.html

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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