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 container must be configured to implement the management setting. Disable sharing of contact information outside the container.

DISA Rule

SV-71725r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-57449

Group Title

PP-MDF-991000

Rule Version

KNOX-39-015250

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the mobile operating system to disable sharing of contact information outside the container.

On the MDM Administration Console, disable the "Allow Export Contact to Personal Mode" setting in the "Android Knox Container -> Container Restrictions" rule.

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This validation procedure is performed on both the MDM Administration Console and the Samsung Knox for Android device.

Check whether the appropriate setting is configured on the MDM Administration Console:
1. Ask the MDM administrator to display the "Allow Export Contact to Personal Mode" setting in the "Android Knox Container -> Container Restrictions" rule.
2. Verify the setting is disabled.

On the Samsung Knox for Android device:
1. Open the Knox container.
2. Select "Knox Settings".
3. Select "Share data".
4. Verify "Export to Personal Mode - Contact" is disabled and attempt to enable this setting.

If the "Allow Export Contact to Personal Mode" configuration in the MDM console is enabled, or if the user is able to successfully enable this setting, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-57449

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-39-015250

Severity Override Guidance

This validation procedure is performed on both the MDM Administration Console and the Samsung Knox for Android device.

Check whether the appropriate setting is configured on the MDM Administration Console:
1. Ask the MDM administrator to display the "Allow Export Contact to Personal Mode" setting in the "Android Knox Container -> Container Restrictions" rule.
2. Verify the setting is disabled.

On the Samsung Knox for Android device:
1. Open the Knox container.
2. Select "Knox Settings".
3. Select "Share data".
4. Verify "Export to Personal Mode - Contact" is disabled and attempt to enable this setting.

If the "Allow Export Contact to Personal Mode" configuration in the MDM console is enabled, or if the user is able to successfully enable this setting, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

2699

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