STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware ESX 3 Server Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 22 Jul 2016: The .Xauthority files must not have extended ACLs.

DISA Rule

SV-26115r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22446

Group Title

GEN005190

Rule Version

GEN005190

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Remove the extended ACL from the .Xauthority file(s).

Check Contents

Check the file permissions for the .Xauthority files.
# ls -lL .Xauthority
If the permissions include a "+", the file has an extended ACL and this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-22446

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN005190

Severity Override Guidance

Check the file permissions for the .Xauthority files.
# ls -lL .Xauthority
If the permissions include a "+", the file has an extended ACL and this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

1386

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