AlertsIntel Security Advisory

Number: AV21-575
Date: 9 November 2021

On 9 November 2021 Intel published Security Advisories to address vulnerabilities in multiple products. Included were updates for the following:

  • BIOS Reference Code – multiple products
  • Intel Core Processors with Radeon RX Vega M GL Graphics – versions prior to 21.10
  • Intel Killer WiFi Software – multiple products, versions prior to v2.4.1541
  • Intel PROSet/Wireless WiFi – multiple products, versions prior to 22.40
  • Intel SSD DC Firmware – multiple products and versions

Exploitation of these vulnerabilities could lead to denial-of-service, privilege escalation or information disclosure.

The Cyber Centre encourages users and administrators to review the provided web links and apply the necessary updates.

BIOS Reference Code (INTEL-SA-00562)
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/advisory/intel-sa-00562.html

Intel Core Processors with Radeon RX Vega M GL Graphics (INTEL-SA-00481)
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/advisory/intel-sa-00481.html

Intel PROSet/Wireless WiFi and Killer WiFi Software (INTEL-SA-00509)
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/advisory/intel-sa-00509.html

Intel SSD DC Firmware (INTEL-SA-00535)
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/advisory/intel-sa-00535.html

Intel Product Security Center Advisories
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/default.html

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