Silent Bob is Silent

Have something you want to share? Are you an expert in your field? Want to educate your fellow ninjas? Here's the place.
User avatar
ghostdogg
Rewind. Spit. Scratch. See Heaven.
Posts: 441
Joined: Sat Aug 06, 2016 10:41 pm

Silent Bob is Silent

Postby ghostdogg » Fri May 12, 2017 6:47 pm

A new vulnerability was uncovered in Intel's AMT
https://www.ssh.com/vulnerability/intel-amt/
User avatar
ghostdogg
Rewind. Spit. Scratch. See Heaven.
Posts: 441
Joined: Sat Aug 06, 2016 10:41 pm

Re: Silent Bob is Silent

Postby ghostdogg » Wed May 24, 2017 12:07 pm

Long story short, Intel based systems have AMT - a management software that if left enabled, leaves your system vulnerable. Even with a completely empty request, you can get full access.

This is especially concerning for servers that use Intel processors.

Return to “Educate Yourself”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests