Vulnerability identifier: #VU57341
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a local attacker to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to application does not properly control consumption of internal resources. A local attacker can trigger resource exhaustion and gain elevated privileges on the target system.
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Vulnerable software versions
Intel Hardware Accelerated Execution Manager: before 7.6.6
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.