Dell Server BIOS PowerEdge R430/R530/T430 Version 2.7.1

This release contains new Intel Xeon Processor Scalable Family Processor Microcode to address CVE-2017-5715. CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5754 do not require a microcode update. This release contains BIOS firmware version 2.7.1 for Dell PowerEdge R530/R430/T430

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes
- None

Enhancements
- Updated the Intel Xeon Processor Microcode to address CVE-2017-5715 (http://www.cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2017-5715)
- Updated the Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v4 Product Family Processor Microcode to version 0x0b00002A.
- Updated the Xeon Processor E5-2600 v3 Product Family Processor Microcode to version 0x3C.
- CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5754 are addressed by Operating System & Hypervisor updates.
- Please see more information at http://www.dell.com/support/article/SLN308588

Version

Version 2.7.1, 2.7.1

Category

BIOS

Release date

24 Feb 2018

Last Updated

24 Feb 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:R430-020701.efi
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 5 MB
Format Description:This file contains compressed content that can be executed from the EFI Shell or EFI Boot Manager. Download the file to the EFI partition on a removable media device. Insert the removable media, then reboot the system and run the program from the EFI Shell or EFI Boot Manager.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
7681612cc9d69208ac2438c3f0cfba3b
SHA1:
f50dfcb1b2ee16103dd17f75834a6d8a8a119ab4
SHA-256:
d1a1a2eeca10334cb09daaae263e132edfe1fea20e2c87ba2c7e0bcb6c44b386
File Format:Update Package for Red Hat Linux
File Name:BIOS_6MJW9_LN_2.7.1.BIN
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 14 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:
844a760ca46ed8e1c5bbd2ca9304a861
SHA1:
804882ce8d2cab628383cef6c0a95b64570ab00d
SHA-256:
ff88a57e1d5d5ac24d7e0a532cd361b01416e6b05c979b4121c28f8f66985035
File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:BIOS_6MJW9_WN32_2.7.1.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 12 MB
Format Description:Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
78f1511d41edead921774f67ab2e9a46
SHA1:
b91b53383d5f95b0395428c910b398be480bd70f
SHA-256:
a4a6c5c6f98e37be1968478eb9b14885e8cc377819c424839874de50bffd0481
File Format:GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name:BIOS_6MJW9_LN_2.7.1.BIN.sign
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 0.2 KB
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:
b5c43292ac6f406304d5a0925ddf34c8
SHA1:
39f5e3815d66511d3f8f8073043df6d7f4297ae7
SHA-256:
5a4cfbc385979fce11f99c169c0d9f90c033d49c4e4ac7dc952af7c70898e5d8
File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® 64-Bit.
File Name:BIOS_6MJW9_WN64_2.7.1.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 17 MB
Format Description:Dell Update Packages in native Microsoft Windows 64-bit format do not require that Microsoft WOW64 be installed on the Microsoft Windows Server.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
bae1eee4ad15272938f630eee9170695
SHA1:
033f33da07bdad16a01750bb2a8941a5f13d0d13
SHA-256:
ff2e7b508f9f963572e07fb60afef186ac82fa3ce9e01f136fb1a378dbcedc7c
File Format:Rel-Notes-PDF
File Name:R430_R530_T430_BIOS_02_07_01_Release_Notes.pdf
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 412 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:
baf1d536df0b39e83e7261fa7ecdfe76
SHA1:
68b95fc5ee5175080668692d754ede2c4cbe1a2b
SHA-256:
c89269673a2d44e06e37b0f74f4c358dbbd79786f8c31149d16620d9be348a67

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

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Applies to
PowerEdge R530/R430/T430 BIOS
Installation instructions
Dell Update Package Instructions for DRMK
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
NOTE: You must provide a DOS bootable media, such as a USB key. This executable file does not create the DOS system files.
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file.
2. Update the name of the file to DOS recognizable format (8.3). If you do not update the filename to 8.3 format, the filename will be truncated to 8.3 format.
3. Copy the file to the bootable device.
4. Boot the system to DOS by using the bootable device.
5. Run the executable under DOS. Follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.
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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
Important Information
Dell highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.
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Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

Dell highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.