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Title: The Intel Management Engine runs MINIX at ring -3
Post by: JeGX on November 06, 2017, 08:03:42 PM
The Intel Management Engine is a co-processor integrated in all post-2006 Intel-CPU-based PCs. This co-processor runs a customized version of MINIX at ring -3. That means the Intel Management Engine has full access to network, memory and to the whole computer!


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