[ALSA-2021:2308] Important: microcode_ctl security, bug fix and enhancement update
Type:
security
Severity:
important
Release date:
2021-06-08
Description:
The microcode_ctl packages provide microcode updates for Intel. Security Fix(es): * hw: vt-d related privilege escalation (CVE-2020-24489) * hw: improper isolation of shared resources in some Intel Processors (CVE-2020-24511) * hw: observable timing discrepancy in some Intel Processors (CVE-2020-24512) * hw: information disclosure on some Intel Atom processors (CVE-2020-24513) Bug Fix(es) and Enhancement(s): * Update Intel CPU microcode to microcode-20210525 release
Updated packages:
  • microcode_ctl-20210216-1.20210525.1.el8_4.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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