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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2022-33972: Security patch for microcode_ctl (ALAS-2023-2056)

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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2022-33972: Security patch for microcode_ctl (ALAS-2023-2056)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/16/2023
Created
06/06/2023
Added
06/06/2023
Modified
06/06/2023

Description

Incorrect calculation in microcode keying mechanism for some 3rd Generation Intel(R) Xeon(R) Scalable Processors may allow a privileged user to potentially enable information disclosure via local access.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-microcode_ctl
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-microcode_ctl-debuginfo

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