Advisory Published


First published: Tue Nov 14 2023(Updated: )

Improper access control in some Intel(R) OFU software before version 14.1.31 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.

Credit: secure@intel.com

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Intel One Boot Flash Update<14.1.31

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the vulnerability ID for this vulnerability?

    The vulnerability ID for this vulnerability is CVE-2023-29157.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-29157?

    The severity of CVE-2023-29157 is high with a severity value of 8.4.

  • Which software versions are affected by CVE-2023-29157?

    The Intel One Boot Flash Update software versions before version 14.1.31 are affected by CVE-2023-29157.

  • How can an authenticated user potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access?

    An authenticated user can potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access due to improper access control in the Intel One Boot Flash Update software before version 14.1.31.

  • Is there a fix available for CVE-2023-29157?

    Yes, a fix is available for CVE-2023-29157. Users should update their Intel One Boot Flash Update software to version 14.1.31 or higher.


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