VDB-133779 · CVE-2018-18094 · BID 107886

Intel Media SDK up to 2018 R2.0 Directory Permission access control

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Intel Media SDK up to 2018 R2.0. This affects some unknown functionality of the component Directory Permission. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-264. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Improper directory permissions in installer for Intel(R) Media SDK before 2018 R2.1 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege via local access.

The weakness was shared 04/17/2019 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at intel.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2018-18094 since 10/09/2018. Attacking locally is a requirement. A authentication is required for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1068 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

Upgrading to version 2018 R2.1 eliminates this vulnerability.

The entries VDB-135197, VDB-135200, VDB-135871 and VDB-136193 are related to this item.






CPE 2.3info

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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Not defined

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Upgrade: Media SDK 2018 R2.1


10/09/2018 🔍
04/17/2019 +190 days 🔍
04/18/2019 +1 days 🔍
09/04/2023 +1600 days 🔍


Vendor: intel.com

Advisory: intel.com
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2018-18094 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 107886

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Created: 04/18/2019 08:06 PM
Updated: 09/04/2023 10:57 AM
Changes: 04/18/2019 08:06 PM (56), 05/30/2020 12:37 PM (1), 09/04/2023 10:57 AM (4)
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