Intel Critical Vulnerability – Please check if your machine is affected

Wed, 3 May 17

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5689

On May 1st, Intel announced a critical vulnerability affecting the Active Management Technology (AMT) and Intel Standard Management (ISM) on Intel based business machines.

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to take control of affected machines, bypassing operating security features such as firewalls and anti-virus.

Please review the Intel security advisory for more information:

If your machine is affected by this vulnerability, then Intel’s recommended actions must be followed.