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Dell Server BIOS R610 Version 6.6.0

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BIOS R610 Version 6.6.0

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Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes
-None for this release.

Enhancements
-Enhancement to address security vulnerability CVE-2018-3639 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-3639).
-Enhancement to address security vulnerability CVE-2018-3640 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-3640).
-Updated the Intel Xeon Processor 5600 Series B1 stepping Microcode to version 0x1F.
-Updated the Intel Xeon Processor 5500 Series D0 stepping Microcode to version 0x1D.

Version

Version 6.6.0, 6.6.0

Category

BIOS

Release date

09 Jul 2018

Last Updated

18 Feb 2019

Importance

Available formats

File Format: Update Package for Red Hat Linux
File Name: BIOS_0YV9D_LN_6.6.0.BIN
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 10.35 MB
Format Description:
Dell Update Packages for Linux can be used as stand-alone applications that ensure that specific validation criteria are met, then apply an update.
Note: Update Packages for Linux are open source. See the Dell Update Packages for Linux Readme for details.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
b673230a27b4612092e70bb69e5464ca
SHA1:
df5765711272813ef380ad18a4af30f9cd8dd8f4
SHA-256:
3746a5f05181ae5c791c863c7c785975bcc475a40d536c17e464dfe0b61bcda8
File Format: Non-Packaged
File Name: R610-060600C.exe
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 1.6 MB
Format Description:
This file format consists of a BIOS-executable file. To use it, download the file and copy it to a DOS-bootable USB flash drive, then boot the system to the USB flash drive and run the program.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
0770769d72749efddbbb72f7125071dd
SHA1:
fc99f7908b6f4a89c8180eb43a6795df75b77e57
SHA-256:
85a5095b29eb5505b2e8f7619b6847b3c3f0ebed6b3f4eb9581475f2cb1e838c
File Format: Rel-Notes-PDF
File Name: R610R710T610_BIOS.6.6.0_RN.pdf
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 267.48 KB
Format Description:
This format consists of an archive of PDF files used to provide help and procedural information to the customer. It is necessary to install the Adobe Acrobat Reader first to view the files in this archive.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
4ef46f55102332b8555f59cb4e7d163b
SHA1:
6972bb34c2a29a051ff8ecf270bd114151f585cc
SHA-256:
5b9da63fd95f86356e15e7548c498590cf1546176e1ef57d6af4d82ff1fc8bce
File Format: GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name: BIOS_0YV9D_LN_6.6.0.BIN.sign
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 226 Bytes
Format Description:
The GnuPG signature for Red Hat Linux Update Package can be used to authenticate Dell's identity in the correlated Red Hat Linux Update Package.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
147447097f8546da0fd3164d01f2310b
SHA1:
7a4b78d29dedcf00227b7e3d413a6e3ea5b36e98
SHA-256:
7029664d336fcdb2c9f4d19d423df1c09da9c5b3f41c98109c5a1b4571cc577b

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

6.5.0 20 Mar 2018
6.4.0 09 Oct 2013
6.3.0 16 Aug 2012
6.2.3 26 Jun 2012
6.1.0 05 Dec 2011
Server BIOS 11G
SWB,BIOS,11G,R610,Q1OOBFY19
Dell Update Package Instructions for EFI
Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link if you accept the agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
You can update the BIOS using a UEFI shell bootable media, such as a USB key.
1. Copy the file to the bootable device with UEFI shell.
2. Boot the system to UEFI shell by using the bootable device.
3. Run the executable (.efi) under the UEFI shell. Follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.

You can also load this executable directly from BIOS Boot Manager without a UEFI shell bootable media.
1. Copy the file to a USB device
2. Plug in the USB device and press F11 during POST to enter BIOS Boot Manager
3. Navigate to the System Utilities menu and select BIOS Update File Explorer
4. Select the USB device and navigate through the directory contents to find the executable (.efi)
5. Launch the executable and follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.
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Dell Update Package Instructions for Linux DUP:
Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Read over the release information presented by executing the "./[model]_BIOS_LX_[revision].BIN --version" command from the shell.
2. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the above step before proceeding.
3. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
4. Run the update by executing "./[model]_BIOS_LX_[version].BIN" from the shell.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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Dell Update Package Instructions for Windows Dup:
Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
5. Click the Install button.
6. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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GnuPG Signature of Dell Update Package Instructions:
Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the "File Download" window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Import the Dell public key. (You only need to do once on your system.)
2.Verify the Dell Update Package by using its signature file, [model]_BIOS_LX_[version].BIN.sign

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