Intel SYSRET

This vulnerability allows an attacker to execute code to the kernel (ring0) due to the difference in implementation between processors AMD and Intel. For example an operating system that it is written according to AMD specifications but runs on an Intel hardware is vulnerable. Since the attacker can execute code into the kernel it could allow him to escalate his […]

Link: https://pentestlab.blog/2017/06/14/intel-sysret/