Vigil@nce - OVMF: privilege escalation via FV Parsing
May 2019 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Consequences: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights.
Provenance: user shell.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 12/03/2019.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can bypass restrictions via FV Parsing of OVMF, in order to escalate his privileges.
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