STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: IBM AIX 7.x Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 1 Benchmark Date: 25 Apr 2019: AIX must employ strong authenticators in the establishment of nonlocal maintenance and diagnostic sessions.

DISA Rule

SV-101537r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-91439

Group Title

SRG-OS-000125-GPOS-00065

Rule Version

AIX7-00-001102

Severity

CAT I

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Disable telnet by executing the following command:
# stopsrc -t telnet

Check Contents

From the command prompt, execute the following to check if "telnetd" is enabled.
# lssrc -t telnet | grep active

If the above command returns output, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-91439

Documentable

False

Rule Version

AIX7-00-001102

Severity Override Guidance

From the command prompt, execute the following to check if "telnetd" is enabled.
# lssrc -t telnet | grep active

If the above command returns output, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3491

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