AMD Ryzen Master Security Bulletin

    AMD Ryzen Master Security Bulletin

    AMD Ryzen Master Security Bulletin

    Posted: 15 Feb 2023

    Bulletin ID: AMD-SB-1052
    Potential: Impact: Privilege Escalation
    Severity: High


    AMD Ryzen™ Master is a software tool that gives users advanced, real-time control of system performance. AMD Ryzen™ Master allows the user to control various clock and voltage settings in real time.


    Failure to validate privileges during installation of AMD Ryzen™ Master may allow an attacker with low privileges to modify files potentially leading to privilege escalation and code execution by the lower privileged user.

    Affected Products 

    AMD Ryzen™ Master


    AMD recommends updating AMD Ryzen™ Master to the following version(s):

    OS Version Firmware
    Windows 11
    Windows 10


    AMD thanks Conor McNamara for reporting this issue and engaging in coordinated vulnerability disclosure.


    Revision Date  Description 
    02/14/2023 Initial publication 

    Brink's Avatar Posted By: Brink
    15 Feb 2023

  1. Posts : 23,796
    Win 10 Home ♦♦♦19045.4651 (x64) [22H2]

    It was probably Conner McGregor, and he used a different name so no one would know he was immortal.
      My Computer

  2. Posts : 1,259
    Windows 8.1, Win10Pro

    I don't know how long this version of Ryzen Master has been out, but I installed it two months ago.

    It took them this long to find this problem and report it?
      My Computer


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