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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Intel SGX DCAP Software Advisory
12 November 2020
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Intel SGX DCAP Software
Operating System: Windows
Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2020-8766
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Intel ID: INTEL-SA-00398
Advisory Category: Software
Impact of vulnerability : Denial of Service
Severity rating : MEDIUM
Original release: 11/10/2020
Last revised: 11/10/2020
A potential security vulnerability in the Intel Software Guard Extensions (SGX)
Datacenter Attestation Primitives (DCAP) software may allow denial of service.
Intel is releasing software updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
Description: Improper conditions check in the Intel(R) SGX DCAP software before
version 1.6 may allow an unauthenticated user to potentially enable denial of
service via adjacent access.
CVSS Base Score: 6.5 Medium
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Intel SGX DCAP software before version 1.6.
Intel recommends updating Intel SGX DCAP software to version 1.6 or later.
Updates are available for download at this location: https://github.com/intel/
This issue was found internally by Intel employees. Intel would like to thank
Przemyslaw Duda and Lukasz A. Juzwiuk.
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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