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Intel® Omni-Path Fabric Manager GUI Advisory

Intel ID: INTEL-SA-00257
Advisory Category: Software
Impact of vulnerability: Escalation of Privilege
Severity rating: MEDIUM
Original release: 06/11/2019
Last revised: 06/11/2019

Summary:

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.

Vulnerability Details:

CVEID: CVE-2019-11117

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

Affected Products:

Intel® Omni-Path Fabric Manager GUI before 10.9.2.1.1.

Recommendations:

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:

https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/28784/Intel-Omni-Path-Fabric-Manager-GUI?product=92003

Acknowledgements:

Intel would like to thank Marius Gabriel Mihai for reporting this issue.

Intel, and nearly the entire technology industry, follows a disclosure practice called Coordinated Disclosure, under which a cybersecurity vulnerability is generally publicly disclosed only after mitigations are available.

Revision History

Revision Date Description
1.0 06/11/2019 Initial Release

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