DSA-2019-153: Dell EMC Networking Security Advisory for Intel Platform Updates (2019.2)

DSA-2019-153: Dell EMC Networking Security Advisory for Intel Platform Updates (2019.2)

Dell Identifier: DSA-2019-153

CVE Identifier:

CVE-2019-0139, CVE-2019-0140, CVE-2019-0144, CVE-2019-0150, CVE-2019-0151, CVE-2019-0152, CVE-2019-11136, CVE-2019-11137, CVE-2019-11135, CVE-2019-11139

Severity: High

Severity Rating: CVSSv3 Base Score: See NVD (http://nvd.nist.gov/) for individual scores for each CVE

Affected products:

Dell EMC Networking Virtual Edge Platform 4600 (VEP 4600)


Dell EMC Networking require a security update to address vulnerabilities in Virtual Edge Platform 4600 (VEP 4600).


Updates are available to address the following security vulnerabilities.

  • VEP4600
    • Intel-SA-00240: Intel CPU Local Privilege Escalation Advisory
      • CVE-2019-0151, CVE-2019-0152
    • Intel-SA-00280: 2019.2 IPU UEFI Advisory
      • CVE-2019-11136, CVE-2019-11137
    • Intel-SA-00255: 2019.2 IPU Intel Ethernet 700 Series Controllers Advisory
      • CVE-2019-0139, CVE-2019-0140, CVE-2019-0144, CVE-2019-0150
    • Intel-SA-00270: 2019.2 IPU TSX Asynchronous Abort Advisory
      • CVE-2019-11135
    • Intel-SA-00271: 2019.2 IPU Intel Xeon Scalable Processors Voltage Settings Modulation Advisory
      • CVE-2019-11139

Customers should also review their OS vendor’s Security Advisory for information, to ensure appropriate vulnerability identification and patch/configuration measures to be used in conjunction with the updates provided by Dell for the most effective mitigation.

For more information about any of the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVEs) mentioned here, consult the National Vulnerability Database (NVD) at http://nvd.nist.gov/home.cfm. To search for a particular CVE, use the database’s search utility at http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/search.


The following is a list of impacted products and expected release dates. Dell recommends all customers update at the earliest opportunity.

  • VEP 4600 – Virtual Edge Platform 4600 Release date Q2 2020

We encourage customers to review Intel’s Security Advisory for information, including appropriate identification and mitigation measures.

Please visit the Drivers and Downloads site for updates on the applicable products. Note, the following list of impacted products with released BIOS updates are linked. To learn more, visit the Dell Knowledge Base article Dell Updating Firmware using Dell Update Packages (DUP’s), and download the update for your Dell computer.

Customers may use one of the Dell notification solutions to be notified and download driver, BIOS and firmware updates automatically once available.

Dell EMC recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity.

Legal Information:

Dell recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. The information set forth herein is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Dell disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no event, shall Dell or its suppliers, be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if Dell or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the foregoing limitation may not apply.

Article ID: SLN319438

Last Date Modified: 12/20/2019 12:25 AM

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