I was recently asked about the security of vPro and Intel Active Management Technology, therefore I started to pull together all the resources I leverage when discussing this topic and help to alleviate concerns of the Information Security folks in the IT shops.  here are those links and if you find additional ones that help please add on to the blog.

 

Hardening Measures Built into Intel® Active Management Technology

http://softwarecommunity.intel.com/articles/eng/3703.htm

 

AMT System Defense Usecases

http://communities.intel.com/docs/DOC-1278

 

Intel® Active Management Technology Protect Use Cases

http://softwarecommunity.intel.com/articles/eng/1031.htm

 

Intel® Active Management Technology Use Case #7: Hardware-Based Isolation and Recovery (Protect)

http://softwarecommunity.intel.com/articles/eng/1179.htm

 

 

 

If any questions on security of vPro please let me know.