STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Oracle Linux 5 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 13 Benchmark Date: 26 Oct 2018: User passwords must be changed at least every 60 days.

DISA Rule

SV-64083r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-11976

Group Title

GEN000700

Rule Version

GEN000700

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Set the max days field to 60 for all user accounts.
# passwd -x 60 <user>

Check Contents

Check the max days field (the 5th field) of /etc/shadow.
# more /etc/shadow
If the max days field is equal to 0 or greater than 60 for any user, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-11976

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN000700

Severity Override Guidance

Check the max days field (the 5th field) of /etc/shadow.
# more /etc/shadow
If the max days field is equal to 0 or greater than 60 for any user, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

2207

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