STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Samsung Android (with Knox 2.x) STIG Version: 1 Release: 4 Benchmark Date: 22 Apr 2016: The Samsung Knox for Android platform must be configured to implement the user-based enforcement setting: disable Nearby devices.

DISA Rule

SV-70365r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-56111

Group Title

PP-MDF-991000

Rule Version

KNOX-35-023500

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the mobile operating system to disable Nearby devices.

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This validation procedure is performed on the Samsung Knox for Android device.

On the Samsung Knox for Android device:
1. Open the device settings.
2. Select "Nearby devices".
3. Verify this is disabled.

If setting is enabled and cannot be disabled, this is a finding.

(Note: This setting cannot be managed by the MDM administrator and is a User Based Enforcement (UBE) requirement.)

Vulnerability Number

V-56111

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-35-023500

Severity Override Guidance

This validation procedure is performed on the Samsung Knox for Android device.

On the Samsung Knox for Android device:
1. Open the device settings.
2. Select "Nearby devices".
3. Verify this is disabled.

If setting is enabled and cannot be disabled, this is a finding.

(Note: This setting cannot be managed by the MDM administrator and is a User Based Enforcement (UBE) requirement.)

Check Content Reference

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Target Key

2699

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