Intel Xeon Baseboard Management Component (BMC) Privilege Escalation (INTEL-SA-00026)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote device is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the Intel BIOS on the remote device indicates that the
Baseboard Management Component (BMC) firmware it is running is
affected by an unspecified privilege escalation vulnerability.

A knowledgeable remote malicious attacker could leverage this issue to
deny service to legitimate users.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5d5284b6

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 70094 ()

Bugtraq ID: 44592

CVE ID: