Explained — How Intel AMT Vulnerability Works, Which Allows Remote System Takeover


Earlier this week Intel announced a critical escalation of privilege bug that affects its remote management features shipping with Intel Server chipsets for past 7 years, which, if exploited, would allow a remote attacker to take control of vulnerable PCs, laptops, or servers.

The vulnerability, labeled CVE-2017-5689, affects Intel remote management technologies, including Active Management


Source: TheHackersNews Explained — How Intel AMT Vulnerability Works, Which Allows Remote System Takeover