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Update vulnerable firmware and remove vulnerable software as documented in Intel Security Advisory INTEL-SA-00075

New: Dell BIOS Updates for the May 2017 Intel AMT Vulnerability

Dell BIOS Updates for the May 2017 Intel AMT Vulnerability
Update vulnerable firmware and remove vulnerable software as documented in Intel Security Advisory INTEL-SA-00075

This package includes a WSUS deployable CAB file, complete with deployment and reporting rules.

  • Assess the system’s vulnerability
  • Abort the mitigation steps if the system is not vulnerable
  • Run the Intel Unprovisioning Tool
  • Remove the Local Manageability Service (LMS), if installed
  • Check hardware compatibility for firmware updates
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS and firmware updates
  • Install the applicable BIOS update
  • Prompt to restart the computer, only in interactive mode

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