STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Keyboard Video and Mouse Switch STIG Version: 2 Release: 6 Benchmark Date: 22 Jan 2016: A hot key feature must not be enabled other than the menu feature that allows the user to select the IS to be used from the displayed menu.

DISA Rule

SV-6845r2_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-6683

Group Title

KVM miscellaneous hot key features

Rule Version

KVM01.009.00

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Disable any unauthorized "hot key" features in the KVM switch's configuration.

Check Contents

The reviewer will, with the assistance of the ISSO or SA, verify the only “hot key” feature enabled is the menu feature that allows the user to select the IS to be used from the displayed menu. If the configuration cannot be protected, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-6683

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KVM01.009.00

Severity Override Guidance

The reviewer will, with the assistance of the ISSO or SA, verify the only “hot key” feature enabled is the menu feature that allows the user to select the IS to be used from the displayed menu. If the configuration cannot be protected, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

550

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