CVE number – CVE-2019-11140
A potential security vulnerability in the system firmware for Intel NUC may allow escalation of privilege, denial of service and/or information disclosure. Intel is releasing firmware updates to mitigate this potential vulnerability.
The Intel NUC is a powerful 4×4-inch Mini PC with entertainment, gaming, and productivity features, including a customizable board that is ready to accept the memory, storage, and operating systems that you want.
|Affected Product||Updated Firmware|
|Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i7DNx||BIOS version 0066 or later|
|Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i5DNx||BIOS version 0066 or later|
|Intel® NUC Kit NUC7i3DNx||BIOS version 0066 or later|
|Intel® Compute Stick STK2MV64CC||BIOS version 0060 or later|
|Intel® Compute Card CD1IV128MK||BIOS version 0037 or later|
Intel recommends that users update to the latest version (see above table).
Duncan is a technology professional with over 20 years experience of working in various IT roles. He has a interest in cyber security, and has a wide range of other skills in radio, electronics and telecommunications.