STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: SOLARIS 9 X86 SECURITY TECHNICAL IMPLEMENTATION GUIDE Version: 1 Release: 9 Benchmark Date: 23 Oct 2015: The SSH client must be configured to only use Message Authentication Codes (MACs) employing FIPS 140-2 approved cryptographic hash algorithms.

DISA Rule

SV-26756r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22463

Group Title

GEN005512

Rule Version

GEN005512

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Edit the SSH client configuration and remove any MACs other than hmac-sha1. If necessary, add a MACs line.

Check Contents

Check the SSH client configuration for allowed MACs.
# grep -i macs /etc/ssh/ssh_config | grep -v '^#'
If no lines are returned, or the returned MACs list contains any MAC other than hmac-sha1, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-22463

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN005512

Severity Override Guidance

Check the SSH client configuration for allowed MACs.
# grep -i macs /etc/ssh/ssh_config | grep -v '^#'
If no lines are returned, or the returned MACs list contains any MAC other than hmac-sha1, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

22

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