Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 102992

Synopsis

A firmware based remote management tool is present and enabled on the remote Windows host.

Description

The Intel Management Engine on the remote host has Active Management Technology (AMT) enabled.
Intel AMT enables remote discovery and management of Intel based assets even when the host operating system is inactive.

Note that due to the low-level implementation of Intel ME, Nessus may not be able to identify its version on the remote host at this time.

Solution

n/a

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?fbc250d9

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 102992

File Name: wmi_intel_amt_detect.nbin

Version: 1.36

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2017/09/07

Modified: 2018/10/10

Dependencies: 24269

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/h:intel:active_management_technology, cpe:/o:intel:active_management_technology_firmware

Required KB Items: SMB/WMI/Available