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Intel® Active Management Technology Escalation of Privilege Advisory for Intel® Desktop Boards


Last Reviewed: 26-May-2017
Article ID: 000024181

In response to the recent Intel Security Advisory regarding an escalation of privilege vulnerability in Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT), we are currently evaluating update options for the Intel® Desktop Boards impacted by this issue. We will publish an update to this page on or before June 5, 2017.

See the Intel SA 00075 Security Advisory.

The table lists the impacted Intel Desktop Boards. If your Intel Desktop Board isn't on this list, it's not affected by this security issue.

There are two options available for updating the Intel® Management Engine (Intel® ME) firmware:

System BIOS Update: with this option, the new Intel ME firmware is installed during a standard system BIOS update.
Firmware Update Utility: with this option, the new Intel ME firmware is installed using a command line utility.
 

Impacted product System BIOS Update Availability Firmware Update Utility Availability Last updated
Intel® Desktop Board DB65AL Expected by June 19, 2017   May 12, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DB75EN System BIOS update not planned Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DB85FL Expected by June 5, 2017   May 12, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ57TM System BIOS update not planned Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ57TML System BIOS update not planned Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ67EP Expected by June 19, 2017 Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ67OW Expected by June 19, 2017 Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ67SW Expected by June 19, 2017 Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ77CP Expected by June 5, 2017 Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ77KB Expected by June 12, 2017 Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ77MK Expected by June 5, 2017 Download Firmware Update Utility now May 26, 2017
Intel® Desktop Board DQ87PG Expected by June 5, 2017   May 12, 2017