STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: MS SharePoint 2013 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 8 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: SharePoint must utilize approved cryptography to protect the confidentiality of remote access sessions.

DISA Rule

SV-74367r2_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-59937

Group Title

SRG-APP-000014

Rule Version

SP13-00-000015

Severity

CAT I

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the SharePoint server to use approved cryptography to protect the confidentiality of remote access sessions.

Open IIS Manager.

In the Connections pane, expand "Sites".

Click the "Web Application" site.

In the Actions pane, click "Bindings".

In the Site Bindings window, click "Add".

In the Add Site Binding window, change "Type" to "https", and select the site's SSL certificate. Click "OK".

Remove all bindings that do not use https.

Click "Close".

Check Contents

Review the SharePoint server configuration to ensure approved cryptography is being utilized to protect the confidentiality of remote access sessions.

Navigate to Central Administration.

Under “System Settings”, click “Configure Alternate Access mappings”.

Review the “Public URL for zone” column values. If any URL does not begin with “https”, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-59937

Documentable

False

Rule Version

SP13-00-000015

Severity Override Guidance

Review the SharePoint server configuration to ensure approved cryptography is being utilized to protect the confidentiality of remote access sessions.

Navigate to Central Administration.

Under “System Settings”, click “Configure Alternate Access mappings”.

Review the “Public URL for zone” column values. If any URL does not begin with “https”, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

2801

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