A potential security vulnerability in Intel® Omni-Path Fabric Manager GUI may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper permissions in the installer for Intel(R) Omni-Path Fabric Manager GUI before version 10.9.2.1.1 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local attack.
CVSS Base Score: 6.7 Medium
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Intel® Omni-Path Fabric Manager GUI before 10.9.2.1.1.
Intel recommends that users of Intel® Omni-Path Fabric Manager GUI update to 10.9.2.1.1 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location:
Intel would like to thank Marius Gabriel Mihai for reporting this issue.
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