GETAC TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION SECURITY UPDATE FOR INSYDEH2O UEFI FIRMWARE VULNERABILITIES
Getac Technology Corporation (“Getac”) is reviewing and assessing the impact of the InsydeH2O UEFI Firmware Vulnerabilities to our products. The security of our products is a top priority and critical to protecting our customers.
INSYDE SECURITY ADVISORY (ISA)
Multiple potential security vulnerabilities in the Insyde® InsydeH2O Hardware-2-Operating System (H2O) UEFI firmware (Insyde® InsydeH2O UEFI-BIOS or the “Product”) may result compromise of confidentiality, integrity and availability.
The description of the vulnerabilities are as follows:
INSYDE-SA-2022/Q1: 2022/Q1 ISA – Insyde® Firmware (InsydeH2O UEFI-BIOS) Advisory
SMM Memory Corruption
DXE Memory Corruption
Insyde has examined the affected Product and scheduled to release various batches of firmware updates for supported InsydeH2O UEFI-BIOS firmware versions that remediate the vulnerabilities as follows.
Getac Affected Products and Remediations:
|BIOS Release Plan
* Find out which generation of your Getac product model at https://support.getac.com/Portal/Page/786
Getac urges our valued customers to update the BIOS for each corresponding Getac Model as soon as possible once the release is available to resolve the multiple potential security vulnerabilities in the Insyde® InsydeH2O Hardware-2-Operating System (H2O) UEFI firmware (Insyde® InsydeH2O UEFI-BIOS).
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February 11, 2022