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BIOS problem with safety! help

Hello!

Saw this news and began to worry.
Tell me it's true, if yes then have this bug in XPS model 8700?

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RE: BIOS problem with safety! help

This does not affect the XPS 8700.

CVE-2015-2890.

Note that the researchers first notified Dell of this vulnerability on 8/15/2013

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/BLUU-9XXQ9L

Vendor Statement

Some older Client Solutions (CS) commercial platforms are affected by the vulnerability described in VU#577140. Updated BIOS code has been developed to mitigate the vulnerability by addressing the configuration error during resume. Applicable BIOS update patches and revisions to address this vulnerability are listed below:

Dell System BIOS Update Availability
Latitude E5420 A14 Available
Latitude E5520 A14 Available
Latitude E6220 A13 Available
Latitude E6320 A19 Available
Latitude E6420 / ATG A21 Available
Latitude E6420 XFR A21 Available
Latitude E6520 A19 Available
Latitude XT3 A13 Available
OptiPlex 390 A11 Available
OptiPlex 790 A18 Available
OptiPlex 990 A18 Available
Precision Mobile Workstation M4600 A16 Available
Precision Mobile Workstation M6600 A15 Available
Precision Workstation T1600 A16 Available
Precision Workstation T7600 A10 Available
Precision Workstation T5600 A12 Available
Precision Workstation T5600 XL A12 Available
Precision Workstation T3600 A12 Available
Latitude E4310 A14 Available
Latitude E5410 A16 Available
Latitude E5510 A16 Available
Latitude E6410 / ATG A16 Available
Latitude E6510 A16 Available
Precision Mobile Workstation M4500 A15 Available

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