STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Oracle Linux 5 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 13 Benchmark Date: 26 Oct 2018: The /etc/securetty file must have mode 0600 or less permissive.

DISA Rule

SV-63071r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-12040

Group Title

GEN000000-LNX00660

Rule Version

GEN000000-LNX00660

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the mode of the /etc/securetty file to 0600.

Procedure:
# chmod 0600 /etc/securetty

Check Contents

Check /etc/securetty permissions.

Procedure:
# ls -lL /etc/securetty

If /etc/securetty has a mode more permissive than 0600, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-12040

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN000000-LNX00660

Severity Override Guidance

Check /etc/securetty permissions.

Procedure:
# ls -lL /etc/securetty

If /etc/securetty has a mode more permissive than 0600, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

2207

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