CVE Details

Release Date:2020-11-12


Improper removal of sensitive information before storage or transfer in some Intel(R) Processors may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable information disclosure via local access.

See more information about CVE-2020-8696 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v3.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 5.5 Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Local network Attack Complexity: Low
Privileges Required: Low User Interaction: None
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: High
Integrity Impact: None Availability Impact: None

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 6 (microcode_ctl)ELSA-2020-50842020-11-17
Oracle Linux version 7 (microcode_ctl)ELSA-2020-50832020-11-17
Oracle Linux version 7 (microcode_ctl)ELSA-2021-30282021-08-09
Oracle Linux version 8 (microcode_ctl)ELSA-2020-50852020-11-17
Oracle Linux version 8 (microcode_ctl)ELSA-2021-30272021-08-09
Oracle VM version 3.4 (microcode_ctl)OVMSA-2020-00532020-11-18

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