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Journey to the Underbelly of the Beast: Out-of-Band Management Security and the Attack Surface
SecurityTrails Blog · Jun 30 2022 · by Gianni Perez & German Hoeffner

Journey to the Underbelly of the Beast: Out-of-Band Management Security and the Attack Surface

As of this writing, enterprise networks around the world are still known to be supporting some form of hardware-based remote access and control capability, collectively referred to as out-of-band management (OOBM), as a fallback mechanism to provide system administrators with an alternate data path to computing elements that may otherwise be unreachable through more traditional network media.