STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Layer 2 Switch Security Technical Implementation Guide - Cisco Version: 8 Release: 27 Benchmark Date: 25 Jan 2019: A service or feature that calls home to the vendor must be disabled.

DISA Rule

SV-38003r3_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-28784

Group Title

Call home service is disabled.

Rule Version

NET0405

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the network device to disable the call home service or feature.

The command below will disable the call-home service on a Cisco device.
Example:
hostname(config)# no service call-home

Note: This feature can be enabled if the communication is only to a server residing in the local area network or enclave.

Check Contents

Review the device configuration to determine if the call home service or feature is disabled on the device. On a Cisco product, you will not see the call-home service in the running config unless it's enabled. If the call home service is enabled on the device, this is a finding.

Note: This feature can be enabled if the communication is only to a server residing in the local area network or enclave.

Vulnerability Number

V-28784

Documentable

False

Rule Version

NET0405

Severity Override Guidance

Review the device configuration to determine if the call home service or feature is disabled on the device. On a Cisco product, you will not see the call-home service in the running config unless it's enabled. If the call home service is enabled on the device, this is a finding.

Note: This feature can be enabled if the communication is only to a server residing in the local area network or enclave.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

Network Security Officer

Target Key

512

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