Perform Out-of-Band Network Management

Abstract: Out-of-Band (OoB) network management is a concept that utilizes an alternate communication path to remotely manage network infrastructure. These alternate channels are designed and implemented to isolate management traffic from normal user traffic, so compromised user devices and communications cannot affect network operations or compromised network devices.

Date Published:

Last Reviewed: 26 May 2016

Identifier: MFS-U-OO-801551-16

Creator: Vulnerability Solutions

Dissemination Control: N/A

Length: 2 page(s)

Format: pdf

Type: Reference/Overview; Factsheet

Tags: Mitigation Guidance; Mitigations; Network; Traffic; Infrastructure