Vulnerability identifier: #VU48400
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficiently protected credentials, which leads to security restrictions bypass and privilege escalation.
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Vulnerable software versions
Intel QuickAssist Technology (QAT) for Linux: All versions
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?