STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware ESX 3 Server Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 22 Jul 2016: SNMP write mode is enabled on ESX Server.

DISA Rule

SV-16799r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-15858

Group Title

SNMP write mode is enabled on ESX Server.

Rule Version

ESX0590

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Disable SNMP write mode.

Check Contents

Log into the ESX Server service console and perform the following.
# grep rwcommunity /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf

If the command returns a result, then this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-15858

Documentable

False

Rule Version

ESX0590

Severity Override Guidance

Log into the ESX Server service console and perform the following.
# grep rwcommunity /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf

If the command returns a result, then this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

1386

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