STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Oracle Linux 5 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 13 Benchmark Date: 26 Oct 2018: The snmpd.conf file must be group-owned by root, bin, sys, or system.

DISA Rule

SV-63461r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22451

Group Title

GEN005365

Rule Version

GEN005365

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the group ownership of the SNMP configuration file.

Procedure:
# chgrp root <snmpd.conf>

Check Contents

Check the group ownership of the SNMP configuration file.

Procedure:
Examine the default install location /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf
or:
# find / -name snmpd.conf

# ls -lL <snmpd.conf>

If the file is not group-owned by root, bin, sys, or system, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-22451

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN005365

Severity Override Guidance

Check the group ownership of the SNMP configuration file.

Procedure:
Examine the default install location /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf
or:
# find / -name snmpd.conf

# ls -lL <snmpd.conf>

If the file is not group-owned by root, bin, sys, or system, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

2207

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