STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Oracle Linux 6 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 17 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: The system must allow locking of the console screen in text mode.

DISA Rule

SV-65159r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-50953

Group Title

SRG-OS-000030

Rule Version

OL6-00-000071

Severity

CAT III

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

To enable console screen locking when in text mode, install the "screen" package:

# yum install screen

Instruct users to begin new terminal sessions with the following command:

$ screen

The console can now be locked with the following key combination:

ctrl+a x

Check Contents

Run the following command to determine if the "screen" package is installed:

# rpm -q screen

If the package is not installed, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-50953

Documentable

False

Rule Version

OL6-00-000071

Severity Override Guidance

Run the following command to determine if the "screen" package is installed:

# rpm -q screen

If the package is not installed, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

2208

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