STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware ESX 3 Virtual Center Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 22 Jul 2016: iSCSI VLAN or network segment is not configured for iSCSI traffic.

DISA Rule

SV-16727r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-15788

Group Title

iSCSI VLAN is not configured for iSCSI traffic.

Rule Version

ESX0060

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure a dedicated VLAN or network segment for iSCSI connections.

Check Contents

1. Log into VirtualCenter with the VI Client and select the server from the inventory panel.
The hardware configuration page for this server appears.
2. Click the Configuration tab, and click Networking.
3. Examine the virtual switches and their respective VLAN IDs. A separate and dedicated VLAN should be configured for all iSCSI connections. If there is no dedicated VLAN for iSCSI, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-15788

Documentable

False

Rule Version

ESX0060

Severity Override Guidance

1. Log into VirtualCenter with the VI Client and select the server from the inventory panel.
The hardware configuration page for this server appears.
2. Click the Configuration tab, and click Networking.
3. Examine the virtual switches and their respective VLAN IDs. A separate and dedicated VLAN should be configured for all iSCSI connections. If there is no dedicated VLAN for iSCSI, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

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Responsibility

[Virtual Server Administrator]

Target Key

1428

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