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Bug #14741

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Update Intel Microcode to 20220510

Added by Dan McDonald 3 months ago. Updated 3 months ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
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Category:
system data
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Due date:
% Done:

100%

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Difficulty:
Medium
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Description

Update the Intel microcode to the latest one. Includes new Alder Lake platforms and:

- Security updates for [INTEL-SA-000617](https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security-center/advisory/intel-sa-00617.html)
- Update for functional issues. Refer to [Second Generation Intel® Xeon® Processor Scalable Family Specification Update](https://cdrdv2.intel.com/v1/dl/getContent/338848) for details.
- Update for functional issues. Refer to [Intel® Xeon® Processor Scalable Family Specification Update](https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/xeon/scalable/xeon-scalable-spec-update.html?wapkw=processor+specification+update) for details.
- Update for functional issues. Refer to [Intel Atom® C3000 Processor Product Family Specification Update](https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/atom/atom-c3000-family-spec-update.html?wapkw=processor+specification+update) for details.
- Update for functional issues. Refer to [Intel Atom® Processor E3900 Specification Update Addendum](https://cdrdv2.intel.com/v1/dl/getContent/612204) for details.

Also includes 20220419 update:

- Update for functional issues. Refer to errata APLI-11 in [Intel® Atom® Processor E3900 Series](https://cdrdv2.intel.com/v1/dl/getContent/612204) for details.
Actions #1

Updated by Electric Monk 3 months ago

  • Gerrit CR set to 2184
Actions #2

Updated by Dan McDonald 3 months ago

Intel CPUs affected by, and booted with, this patch include:

Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-6100U CPU 2.30GHz (Skylake)
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-8109U CPU 3.00GHz (Coffee Lake)
Intel(R) Xeon(R) D-2123IT CPU 2.20GHz (Skylake)

Actions #3

Updated by Dan McDonald 3 months ago

Additionally, we are putting this into SmartOS 20220616 given our immediate MNX Cloud machines are either tested with this update, or unaffected by this update (e.g. Haswell-E).

Actions #4

Updated by Electric Monk 3 months ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

git commit ec6a85f5d3beb28d36eda5ef325b7410d7f3cfa3

commit  ec6a85f5d3beb28d36eda5ef325b7410d7f3cfa3
Author: Dan McDonald <danmcd@joyent.com>
Date:   2022-06-15T21:06:02.000Z

    14741 Update Intel Microcode to 20220510
    Reviewed by: Toomas Soome <tsoome@me.com>
    Reviewed by: Andy Fiddaman <andy@omnios.org>
    Approved by: Richard Lowe <richlowe@richlowe.net>

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