STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware ESX 3 Server Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 22 Jul 2016: The /etc/passwd file must not have an extended ACL.

DISA Rule

SV-25981r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22334

Group Title

GEN001390

Rule Version

GEN001390

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Remove the extended ACL from the /etc/passwd file.

Check Contents

Verify /etc/passwd has no extended ACL.
# ls -l /etc/passwd
If the permissions include a "+", the file has an extended ACL, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-22334

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN001390

Severity Override Guidance

Verify /etc/passwd has no extended ACL.
# ls -l /etc/passwd
If the permissions include a "+", the file has an extended ACL, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

1386

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