MyCERT Advisories


MyCERT Advisories, Alerts and Summaries for the year 2017

MA-658.052017: MyCERT Advisory – Intel Firmware Vulnerability
Date first published: 4/5/2017



1.0 Introduction
Intel has released recommendations to address a vulnerability in the firmware of Intel Active Management Technology (AMT), Intel Standard Manageability (ISM) and Intel Small Business Technology (SBT). This vulnerability does not affect Intel-based consumer PCs.


2.0 Impact
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system.


3.0 Affected Products
 Active Management Technology, Standard Manageability, and Small Business Technology, firmware versions 6.x, 7.x, 8.x 9.x, 10.x, 11.0, 11.5 and 11.6.


4.0 Recommendation
MyCERT highly recommended users of these products to adhere with the information provided at the below URL: 

 
Generally, MyCERT advises the users of this product to be updated with the latest security announcements by the vendor and follow best practice security policies to determine which updates should be applied.


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5.0 References