Dell PowerEdge Server Statement on Intel ME / TXE Advisory (INTEL-SA-00086) 

Summary: Information on the Intel ME/TXE Advisory (INTEL-SA-00086) relating to Dell Poweredge products.

Article Content


Symptoms

Last update: November 20, 2017


Overview

Dell is aware of the Intel® ME/TXE Elevation of Privileges vulnerabilities. Dell is diligently working to update the affected platforms. Firmware update details for the affected platforms are listed in this document and we recommend customers update their systems to the latest Intel Management Engine Firmware by downloading the patched BIOS releases. We encourage customers to review Intel’s Security Advisory for information, including appropriate identification and mitigation measures.

In addition, Dell highly recommends system owners ensure that systems are physically secured where possible, and follow good security practices to ensure that only authorized personnel have hands-on access to devices.  

 


References




Firmware Release Details

The systems listed below are affected and updated BIOS releases are now available for download from https://www.dell.com/support/drivers/home

 

Model

BIOS Version

PowerEdge R740 / R740xd

1.2.11

PowerEdge R640

1.2.11

PowerEdge R940

1.2.11

PowerEdge T640

1.2.11

PowerEdge T440

1.2.11

PowerEdge R440

1.2.11

PowerEdge R540

1.2.11

PowerEdge C6420

1.2.11

PowerEdge M640

1.2.11

PowerEdge FC640

1.2.11

PowerEdge R330

2.3.2

PowerEdge R230

2.3.2

PowerEdge T330

2.3.2

PowerEdge T130

2.3.2

PowerEdge T30

1.0.11

PowerEdge T20

A14

Article Properties


Affected Product

Dell EMC BSN Controller Node, Dell EMC BSN Controller VM, Dell EMC BSN Recorder Node, Dell EMC BSN Services Node, PowerEdge C6420, PowerEdge FC640, PowerEdge M640, PowerEdge M640 (for PE VRTX), PowerEdge R230, PowerEdge R330, PowerEdge R440Dell EMC BSN Controller Node, Dell EMC BSN Controller VM, Dell EMC BSN Recorder Node, Dell EMC BSN Services Node, PowerEdge C6420, PowerEdge FC640, PowerEdge M640, PowerEdge M640 (for PE VRTX), PowerEdge R230, PowerEdge R330, PowerEdge R440, PowerEdge R540, PowerEdge R640, PowerEdge R740, PowerEdge R740xd, PowerEdge R940, PowerEdge T130, PowerEdge T20, PowerEdge T330, PowerEdge T440, PowerEdge T640See more

Last Published Date

21 Feb 2021

Version

4

Article Type

Solution

Rate This Article


Accurate
Useful
Easy to Understand
Was this article helpful?

0/3000 characters