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

DISA Rule

SV-64351r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22391

Group Title

GEN003250

Rule Version

GEN003250

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the group ownership of the file.

Procedure:
# chgrp root /etc/cron.allow

Check Contents

Check the group ownership of the file.

Procedure:
# ls -lL /etc/cron.allow

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

Vulnerability Number

V-22391

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN003250

Severity Override Guidance

Check the group ownership of the file.

Procedure:
# ls -lL /etc/cron.allow

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

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

2207

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