You may have heard recently in the news about a widespread vulnerability that has been discovered in many computer systems with respect to Intel’s Active Management Technology. This is a significant vulnerability because of the simplicity of the exploit, and the amount of control the attacker could gain. The vulnerability exists in many professional grade workstations and servers. Some industry stats are reporting that 80% of servers and 20% of workstations have been impacted.
If you would like a vulnerability scan, please let me know. Or if you’re interested in more information about this vulnerability please see the following:
- Intel’s Vulnerability Detail
- Article: How to check for the Intel Active Management Exploit
- SANS Institute
As with everything, if you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with me at any time.
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