Vulnerability identifier: #VU72455
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
3rd Generation Intel Xeon Scalable Processors
Hardware solutions / Firmware
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions in the BIOS firmware. A local user can execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges.
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Vulnerable software versions
3rd Generation Intel Xeon Scalable Processors: All versions
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?