Thursday 11 February 2021
The impact of this issue announcement is high. Please act accordingly to rectify the issue, as stated below.
XMM7360 Cell Modem, Server System and Compute Modules Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) products, RealSense Depth Camera Manager (DCM), RealSense Depth Camera Manager (DCM), Ethernet I210 Controller series network adapters, Trace Analyzer and Collector, SOC Driver Package for STK1A32SC, Ethernet E810 adapter drivers for Linux and Windows, 722 Ethernet controllers, Software Guard Extensions (SGX), Extreme Tuning Utility (XTU), Quartus Prime software, PROSet/Wireless WiFi and Killer drivers for Windows 10, Enhance Privacy ID (EPID) SDK, Server Board Onboard Video driver for Windows, Collaboration Suite for WebRTC, and the Optane DC Persistent Memory installer for Windows.
What you need to know:
The giant chipmaker Intel’s February 2021 Patch Tuesday came in 19 advisories, including five high severity bugs in its graphics drivers alone.
Actions to be taken:
Software and firmware updates have been released by Intel to patch these vulnerabilities. Intel has replaced SSD Toolbox with the Memory and Storage (MAS) tool, so SSD Toolbox will not be updated to patch the high-severity privilege escalation flaw.