Vulnerability identifier: #VU63082
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 a boundary error in the BIOS firmware. A local user can run a specially crafted program to trigger an out-of-bounds write and execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges.
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Vulnerable software versions
Intel Xeon Processor E5 v4 Family: All versions
Intel Core X-series Processors: All versions
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?