CVE Details

Release Date:2020-11-12


Improper isolation of shared resources in some Intel(R) Processors may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable information disclosure via local access.

See more information about CVE-2020-8698 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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