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Researchers find several UEFI vulnerabilities

2015/01/06

Securityweek - (International) The Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Center (CERT/CC) released three advisories for vulnerabilities in the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) identified by researchers at Bromium and MITRE Corporation. Two vulnerabilities could be exploited by a local, authenticated attacker to bypass security functions and the third is a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/researchers-find-several-uefi-vulnerabilities

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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