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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Intel Quartus Prime Advisory
12 November 2020
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Intel Quartus Prime
Operating System: Linux variants
Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2020-24454
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Intel ID: INTEL-SA-00446
Advisory Category: Software
Impact of vulnerability : Information Disclosure
Severity rating : MEDIUM
Original release: 11/10/2020
Last revised: 11/10/2020
A potential security vulnerability in Intel Quartus Prime may allow information
disclosure. Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential
Description: Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference in subsystem
forIntel(R) Quartus(R) Prime Pro Edition before version 20.3 and Intel(R)
Quartus(R) Prime Standard Edition before version 20.2 may allow unauthenticated
user to potentially enable information disclosure via network access.
CVSS Base Score: 6.5 Medium
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Intel Quartus Prime Pro before version 20.3.
Intel Quartus Prime Standard before version 20.1 Update1.
Intel recommends updating Intel Quartus Prime Pro to 20.3 or later and Intel
Quartus Prime Standard to 20.1 Update1 or later.
Intel Quartus Prime Pro updates are available for download at this location:
Intel Quartus Prime Standard updates are available for download at these
Intel would like to thank Sahnoun 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 11/10/2020 Initial Release
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