STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Oracle Linux 5 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 13 Benchmark Date: 26 Oct 2018: The /etc/gshadow file must have mode 0400.

DISA Rule

SV-62697r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22343

Group Title

GEN000000-LNX001433

Rule Version

GEN000000-LNX001433

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the mode of the /etc/gshadow file to 0400 or less permissive.
# chmod 0400 /etc/gshadow

Check Contents

Check the mode of the /etc/gshadow file.
# ls -l /etc/gshadow
If the file mode is more permissive than 0400, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-22343

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN000000-LNX001433

Severity Override Guidance

Check the mode of the /etc/gshadow file.
# ls -l /etc/gshadow
If the file mode is more permissive than 0400, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

2207

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