#VU28990 Information disclosure

Published: 2020-06-12

Vulnerability identifier: #VU28990

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1: 4.6 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-0536


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Converged Security and Management Engine (CSME)
Hardware solutions / Firmware
Intel Trusted Execution Engine Firmware
Hardware solutions / Firmware

Vendor: Intel


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

The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation in the DAL subsystem. A remote attacker can gain unauthorized access to sensitive information on the system.

Note: This vulnerability affects the following versions of Intel CSME and TXE:

  • 11.0 through 11.8.76
  • 11.10 through 11.11.76
  • 11.20 through 11.22.76
  • 12.0 through 12.0.63
  • 3.0 through 3.1.70
  • 4.0 through 4.0.20

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Converged Security and Management Engine (CSME): 13.0.31 - 14.0.32

Intel Trusted Execution Engine Firmware: All versions


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Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

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