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CVE-2022-40262 Detail

Current Description

A potential attacker can execute an arbitrary code at the time of the PEI phase and influence the subsequent boot stages. This can lead to the mitigations bypassing, physical memory contents disclosure, discovery of any secrets from any Virtual Machines (VMs) and bypassing memory isolation and confidential computing boundaries. Additionally, an attacker can build a payload which can be injected into the SMRAM memory. This issue affects: Module name: S3Resume2Pei SHA256: 7bb29f05534a8a1e010443213451425098faebd45948a4642db969b19d0253fc Module GUID: 89E549B0-7CFE-449D-9BA3-10D8B2312D71


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.2 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://www.ami.com/security-center/ Vendor Advisory 
https://www.binarly.io/advisories/BRLY-2022-009 Exploit  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-123 Write-what-where Condition Reference acceptance level CERT/CC  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2022-40262
NVD Published Date:
09/20/2022
NVD Last Modified:
09/26/2022
Source:
CERT/CC