Intel Desktop Board Bitmap Processing Buffer Overflow (INTEL-SA-00020)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a local buffer overflow

Description :

The version of the Intel BIOS on the remote host is affected by a
local buffer overflow vulnerability due to a flaw in its Bitmap
processing code. A local attacker may be able to leverage this issue
to trigger a denial of service or to escalate privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to the relevant BIOS firmware referenced in the vendor's

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.6
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 42354 (intel_sa_00020.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36886


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