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ITE Tech* Consumer Infrared Driver for Windows 10 Advisory

Intel ID: INTEL-SA-00206
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 the ITE Tech* Consumer Infrared Driver for Windows 10 may allow escalation of privilege. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details:

CVEID: CVE-2018-3702

Description: Improper permissions in the installer for the ITE Tech* Consumer Infrared Driver for Windows 10 versions before 5.4.3.0 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.

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:

ITE Tech* Consumer Infrared Driver for Windows 10 versions before 5.4.3.0.

Recommendations:

Intel recommends that users of ITE Tech* Consumer Infrared Driver update to version 5.4.3.0 or later.

Updates are available for download at this location: https://downloadmirror.intel.com/28755/a08

Acknowledgements:

Intel would like to thank SaifAllah benMassaoud 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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