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Computer Emergency Response Team of Mauritius (CERT-MU)

Vulnerability in Intel Ethernet Controller
Severity Rating: High
System Affected:  
  • Version(s): X710 and XL710; NVM firmware 5.04 and prior
A vulnerability has been identified in Intel Ethernet Controller X710 and XL710 that can allow a remote user to cause denial of service conditions on the target system.
Moreover, a remote user can send specially crafted data to cause the target controller to stop sending and receiving data. A controller reset is required to return the system to normal operations.
Users are advised to apply updates.
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Mauritian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-MU)
National Computer Board
7th Floor, Stratton Court
La Poudriere Street
Port Louis