STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Oracle Linux 5 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 13 Benchmark Date: 26 Oct 2018: The xinetd configuration files must have mode 0640 or less permissive.

DISA Rule

SV-64239r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-822

Group Title

GEN003740

Rule Version

GEN003740

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the mode of the xinetd configuration files.
# chmod 0640 /etc/xinetd.conf /etc/xinetd.d/*

Check Contents

Check the mode of the xinetd configuration files.

Procedure:
# ls -lL /etc/xinetd.conf
# ls -lL /etc/xinetd.d
If the mode of the file(s) is more permissive than 0640, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-822

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN003740

Severity Override Guidance

Check the mode of the xinetd configuration files.

Procedure:
# ls -lL /etc/xinetd.conf
# ls -lL /etc/xinetd.d
If the mode of the file(s) is more permissive than 0640, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

2207

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