STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware ESX 3 Server Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 22 Jul 2016: The system's boot loader configuration file(s) must be group-owned by root, bin, sys, or system.

DISA Rule

SV-26262r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22587

Group Title

GEN008780

Rule Version

GEN008780

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the group owner of the grub.conf file to root or sys.

Procedure:
# chgrp root grub.conf

Check Contents

For GRUB:

Check the group owner of the grub.conf file.

Procedure:
# ls -lL grub.conf

If the group owner is not root or sys, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-22587

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN008780

Severity Override Guidance

For GRUB:

Check the group owner of the grub.conf file.

Procedure:
# ls -lL grub.conf

If the group owner is not root or sys, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

1386

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