Driver Details

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.

Dell Precision Rack 7910 BIOS Version 2.7.1

This release contains new Intel Xeon Processor Scalable Family Processor Microcode to address CVE-2017-5715 and associated Intel reboot issue. CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5754 do not require a microcode update. This release contains BIOS firmware version 2.7.1 for Dell Precision Rack 7910

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

27 Feb 2018

Last Updated

27 Feb 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Rel-Notes-PDF
File Name:R7910_BIOS_02_07_01_Release_Note.pdf
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 124 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:
0507aafed4f66ef34c22b51a09f9797a
SHA1:
32b5f3c1b4a17f9a8bd413d242fc726617e9cb1e
SHA-256:
e0b1474db68047239b471bcdb0664bc15a8005ba706f3dfdc11329a623bce512
File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:BIOS_T0N11_EFI_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:
6711d5de2abfa7b0e83849218e2fb86b
SHA1:
9bc1e80d76a81c398b7ed7f2848d91f8bfe074a5
SHA-256:
6100c5b71af9d1e976ca476041c6c61bf18287419e096595945a85292c8deccd
File Format:GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name:BIOS_T0N11_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:
5ed360f2be9bc8133fb81077fda533a0
SHA1:
84b48b7ae78f0a3bb38c768c00e15880ceb179da
SHA-256:
a57df62e68e51ea1f6410b1a8e5d804e7af8c17ad2e0ca6a35b980e0f7d05dbb
File Format:Update Package for Red Hat Linux
File Name:BIOS_T0N11_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:
46dc0354ad8a7f1ff7a6d4a5e97e5569
SHA1:
cd90f81db8aa76cb7525dc6819841c460208f004
SHA-256:
892248e345c4454aa6b21adae4e9c6db6fb244c76e916777415ad1a82296aa68
File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:BIOS_T0N11_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:
69df3d2db80ac2ca588769f130432f0f
SHA1:
1517831ede06f0c9c06c45a7d1ac8225b0577fa4
SHA-256:
2467a87c37caf42ab875d5ce1e70bbe3dd66d73b15ce33bf3e4196d4eb957ebc
File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® 64-Bit.
File Name:BIOS_T0N11_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:
69347f25ec9983a39476e43aeb5833ed
SHA1:
8210ffcfa2f99644c4f80e7e717f1cb9e0e0fdfd
SHA-256:
53248f022dd0a37fc3d9d7ddb72e72f7cfaa5aba66cf758aa0ad0affe93a93ae

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

Applies to
Dell Precision R7910 BIOS
SWB, BIOS, 13G, R7910, MLK, Q1FY19
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.