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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Intel SA-00339: RWC2 Advisory
13 February 2020
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Intel RAID Web Console 2
Operating System: Windows
Impact/Access: Increased Privileges -- Existing Account
Resolution: Alternate Program
CVE Names: CVE-2020-0562
Comment: Intel is not fixing this vulnerability and is instead discontinuing
version 2. They advise using version 3 in future.
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The latest security information on Intel products.
Intel RWC2 Advisory
Intel ID: INTEL-SA-00339
Advisory Category: Software
Impact of vulnerability : Escalation of Privilege
Severity rating : MEDIUM
Original release: 02/11/2020
Last revised: 02/11/2020
A potential security vulnerability in Intel RAID Web Console 2 (RWC2) may allow
escalation of privilege. Intel is not releasing updates to mitigate this
potential vulnerability and has issued a Product Discontinuation Notice for
Description: Improper permissions in the installer for Intel(R) RWC2, all
versions, may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of
privilege via local access.
CVSS Base Score: 6.7 Medium
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Intel RWC2, all versions.
Intel has issued a Product Discontinuation Notice for Intel RWC2 and recommends
that users of Intel RWC2 uninstall it or discontinue use at their earliest
Intel recommends that users of RWC2 explore the use of Intel RAID Web Console 3
(RWC3), which is available here:
Intel would like to thank Khouja Ahmed for reporting this issue.
Intel, and nearly the entire technology industry, follows a disclosure practice
called Coordinated Disclosure, under which a cybersecurity vulnerability is
generally publicly disclosed only after mitigations are available.
Revision Date Description
1.0 02/11/2020 Initial Release
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Copyright (C) Intel Corporation 2019
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