STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware ESX 3 Server Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 22 Jul 2016: The SSH client must not permit GSSAPI authentication unless needed.

DISA Rule

SV-26767r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22474

Group Title

GEN005525

Rule Version

GEN005525

Severity

CAT III

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Edit the SSH client configuration and set (add if necessary) a GSSAPIAuthentication directive set to no.

Check Contents

Check the SSH clients configuration for the GSSAPI authentication setting.
# grep -i GSSAPIAuthentication /etc/ssh/ssh_config | grep -v '^#'
If no lines are returned, or the setting is set to yes, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-22474

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN005525

Severity Override Guidance

Check the SSH clients configuration for the GSSAPI authentication setting.
# grep -i GSSAPIAuthentication /etc/ssh/ssh_config | grep -v '^#'
If no lines are returned, or the setting is set to yes, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

1386

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