STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Oracle Linux 5 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 13 Benchmark Date: 26 Oct 2018: The /etc/hosts file must not have an extended ACL.

DISA Rule

SV-64533r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-22326

Group Title

GEN001369

Rule Version

GEN001369

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Remove the extended ACL from the file.

# setfacl --remove-all /etc/hosts

Check Contents

Verify /etc/hosts has no extended ACL.

# ls -l /etc/hosts

If the permissions include a '+', the file has an extended ACL. If the file has an extended ACL and it has not been documented with the IAO, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-22326

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN001369

Severity Override Guidance

Verify /etc/hosts has no extended ACL.

# ls -l /etc/hosts

If the permissions include a '+', the file has an extended ACL. If the file has an extended ACL and it has not been documented with the IAO, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

2207

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