STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Apache Server 2.4 UNIX Server Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 3 Benchmark Date: 24 Jan 2020: The Apache web server must set an inactive timeout for sessions.

DISA Rule

SV-102793r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-92705

Group Title

SRG-APP-000295-WSR-000134

Rule Version

AS24-U1-000650

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Determine the location of the "HTTPD_ROOT" directory and the "httpd.conf" file:

# httpd -V | egrep -i 'httpd_root|server_config_file'
-D HTTPD_ROOT="/etc/httpd"
-D SERVER_CONFIG_FILE="conf/httpd.conf"

Load the "reqtimeout_module".

Set the "RequestReadTimeout" directive.

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Determine the location of the "HTTPD_ROOT" directory and the "httpd.conf" file:

# httpd -V | egrep -i 'httpd_root|server_config_file'
-D HTTPD_ROOT="/etc/httpd"
-D SERVER_CONFIG_FILE="conf/httpd.conf"

Verify the "reqtimeout_module" is loaded:

# cat /<path_to_file>/httpd.conf | grep -i "reqtimeout_module"

If the "reqtimeout_module" is not loaded, this is a finding.

Verify the "RequestReadTimeout" directive is configured.

If the "reqtimeout_module" is loaded and the "RequestReadTimeout" directive is not configured, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-92705

Documentable

False

Rule Version

AS24-U1-000650

Severity Override Guidance

Determine the location of the "HTTPD_ROOT" directory and the "httpd.conf" file:

# httpd -V | egrep -i 'httpd_root|server_config_file'
-D HTTPD_ROOT="/etc/httpd"
-D SERVER_CONFIG_FILE="conf/httpd.conf"

Verify the "reqtimeout_module" is loaded:

# cat /<path_to_file>/httpd.conf | grep -i "reqtimeout_module"

If the "reqtimeout_module" is not loaded, this is a finding.

Verify the "RequestReadTimeout" directive is configured.

If the "reqtimeout_module" is loaded and the "RequestReadTimeout" directive is not configured, this is a finding.

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M

Target Key

3413

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