Intel Converged Security Management Engine (CSME) Active Management Technology (AMT) Multiple Vulnerabilities (INTEL-SA-00295)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 137657


The management engine on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The Intel Converged Security Management Engine (CSME) on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the Active Management Technology (AMT) feature.

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.


Contact your system OEM for updated firmware per the vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 137657

File Name: wmi_INTEL-SA-00295.nbin

Version: 1.127

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 6/19/2020

Updated: 5/20/2024

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-0595


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: Intel/AMT/Enabled, SMB/Services/Enumerated, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/9/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/9/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-0531, CVE-2020-0532, CVE-2020-0533, CVE-2020-0534, CVE-2020-0535, CVE-2020-0536, CVE-2020-0537, CVE-2020-0538, CVE-2020-0539, CVE-2020-0540, CVE-2020-0541, CVE-2020-0542, CVE-2020-0545, CVE-2020-0566, CVE-2020-0586, CVE-2020-0594, CVE-2020-0595, CVE-2020-0596, CVE-2020-0597, CVE-2020-8674

IAVA: 2020-A-0267-S