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Advisory Published


First published: Tue Nov 14 2023(Updated: )

Buffer overflow in some Intel(R) QAT drivers for Windows - HW Version 1.0 before version 1.10 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.

Credit: secure@intel.com

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Intel Quickassist Technology Library<22.07.1
Microsoft Windows
Intel Quickassist Technology>=1.0<1.10
Intel Quickassist Technology Firmware
Intel Quickassist Technology>=2.0<2.04

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2023-28741?

    CVE-2023-28741 is a vulnerability that refers to a buffer overflow in some Intel(R) QAT drivers for Windows - HW Version 1.0 before version 1.10.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-28741?

    The severity of CVE-2023-28741 is high with a severity value of 7.9.

  • How does CVE-2023-28741 affect the Intel Quickassist Technology Library?

    CVE-2023-28741 affects the Intel Quickassist Technology Library with versions up to 22.07.1.

  • Is Microsoft Windows vulnerable to CVE-2023-28741?

    No, Microsoft Windows is not vulnerable to CVE-2023-28741.

  • How can I fix CVE-2023-28741?

    To fix CVE-2023-28741, update the Intel Quickassist Technology Library to version 1.10 or later.


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