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
vulnerability.

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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?3573e61d

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 42354 (intel_sa_00020.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36886

CVE ID: