STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Cisco IOS XE Router RTR Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 24 Jan 2020: The Cisco Multicast Source Discovery Protocol (MSDP) router must be configured to authenticate all received MSDP packets.

DISA Rule

SV-106169r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-97031

Group Title

SRG-NET-000343-RTR-000002

Rule Version

CISC-RT-000910

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the router to authenticate MSDP messages as shown in the following example:

R2(config)#ip msdp password peer x.1.28.8 xxxxxxxxxxxx

Check Contents

Review the router configuration to determine if received MSDP packets are authenticated.

ip msdp peer x.1.28.8 remote-as 8
ip msdp password peer x.1.28.8 xxxxxxxxxxxx

If the router does not require MSDP authentication, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-97031

Documentable

False

Rule Version

CISC-RT-000910

Severity Override Guidance

Review the router configuration to determine if received MSDP packets are authenticated.

ip msdp peer x.1.28.8 remote-as 8
ip msdp password peer x.1.28.8 xxxxxxxxxxxx

If the router does not require MSDP authentication, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3479

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