STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Samsung OS 9 with Knox 3.x COBO Use Case KPE(AE) Deployment Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: Samsung Android must be configured to disable USB mass storage mode.

DISA Rule

SV-102981r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-92893

Group Title

PP-MDF-301210

Rule Version

KNOX-09-000680

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure Samsung Android to disallow USB file transfer.

On the MDM console, for the device, in the "Android user restrictions" group, select "disallow USB file transfer".

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Review device configuration settings to confirm that USB file transfer has been disallowed.

This procedure is performed on both the MDM Administration console and the Samsung Android device.

On the MDM console, for the device, in the "Android user restrictions" group, verify that "disallow usb file transfer" is selected.

Connect the Samsung Android device to a non-DoD network-managed PC with a USB cable.

On the PC, browse the mounted Samsung Android device and verify that it does not display any folders or files.

If on the MDM console "disallow USB file transfer" is not selected, or the PC can mount and browse folders and files on the Samsung Android device, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-92893

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-09-000680

Severity Override Guidance

Review device configuration settings to confirm that USB file transfer has been disallowed.

This procedure is performed on both the MDM Administration console and the Samsung Android device.

On the MDM console, for the device, in the "Android user restrictions" group, verify that "disallow usb file transfer" is selected.

Connect the Samsung Android device to a non-DoD network-managed PC with a USB cable.

On the PC, browse the mounted Samsung Android device and verify that it does not display any folders or files.

If on the MDM console "disallow USB file transfer" is not selected, or the PC can mount and browse folders and files on the Samsung Android device, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3495

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