STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: IBM AIX 7.x Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 1 Benchmark Date: 25 Apr 2019: If automated file system mounting tool is not required on AIX, it must be disabled.

DISA Rule

SV-101641r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-91543

Group Title

SRG-OS-000378-GPOS-00163

Rule Version

AIX7-00-003090

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Disable the automated file system mounting tools.

Empty the /etc/auto_master file.

From the command prompt, run the following command:
# stopsrc -s automountd

Check Contents

Determine if the system uses "automated" by using command:

# lssrc -s automountd
Subsystem Group PID Status
automountd autofs inoperative

If the automountd process is active, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-91543

Documentable

False

Rule Version

AIX7-00-003090

Severity Override Guidance

Determine if the system uses "automated" by using command:

# lssrc -s automountd
Subsystem Group PID Status
automountd autofs inoperative

If the automountd process is active, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3491

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