Intel® Solid State Drive Toolbox™ Escalation of Privilege Vulnerability

Intel ID:  INTEL-SA-00074
Product family:  Intel® Solid State Drive Toolbox™
Impact of vulnerability Elevation of Privilege
Severity rating Important
Original release:  May 30, 2017
Last revised:  May 30, 2017
Summary: 

There is an escalation of privilege vulnerability in the Intel® Solid State Drive Toolbox™ versions before 3.4.5 which allow a local administrative attacker to load and execute arbitrary code. 

Description: 

There is an escalation of privilege vulnerability in the Intel® Solid State Drive Toolbox™ versions before 3.4.5 which allow a local administrative attacker to load and execute arbitrary code. 

  • ·        CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H (High 7.7)

Affected products: 

Intel® Solid State Drive Toolbox™ all versions before 3.4.5

Recommendations: 

Intel recommends all users of Affected Products to update to Intel® Solid State Drive Toolbox™ version 3.4.5 and later from https://downloadcenter.intel.com

Acknowledgements: 

Intel would like to thank Stefan Kanthak for reporting this issue and working with us on coordinated disclosure.

Revision history: 

Revision
Date
Description
1.0
30-May-2017
Initial Release

CVE Name:  CVE-2017-5688

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