STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 18 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: ActiveX controls without prompt property must be used in approved domains only (Restricted Sites zone).

DISA Rule

SV-59759r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-46893

Group Title

DTBI880-IE11-ActiveX controls without prompt - Restricted Sites

Rule Version

DTBI880-IE11

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Set the policy value for Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Internet Explorer -> Internet Control Panel -> Security Page -> Restricted Sites Zone -> 'Allow only approved domains to use ActiveX controls without prompt' to 'Enabled', and select 'Enable' from the drop-down box.

Check Contents

The policy value for Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Internet Explorer -> Internet Control Panel -> Security Page -> Restricted Sites Zone -> 'Allow only approved domains to use ActiveX controls without prompt' must be 'Enabled', and 'Enable' selected from the drop-down box. Procedure: Use the Windows Registry Editor to navigate to the following key: HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Zones\4 Criteria: If the value "120b" is REG_DWORD = 3, this is not a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-46893

Documentable

False

Rule Version

DTBI880-IE11

Severity Override Guidance

The policy value for Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Internet Explorer -> Internet Control Panel -> Security Page -> Restricted Sites Zone -> 'Allow only approved domains to use ActiveX controls without prompt' must be 'Enabled', and 'Enable' selected from the drop-down box. Procedure: Use the Windows Registry Editor to navigate to the following key: HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Zones\4 Criteria: If the value "120b" is REG_DWORD = 3, this is not a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

2589

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