STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Palo Alto Networks ALG Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 5 Benchmark Date: 24 Jan 2020: The Palo Alto Networks security platform must drop malicious code upon detection.

DISA Rule

SV-77069r4_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-62579

Group Title

SRG-NET-000249-ALG-000134

Rule Version

PANW-AG-000062

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

To create an Antivirus Profile:
Go to Objects >> Security Profiles >> Antivirus.

Select "Add".

In the "Antivirus Profile" window, complete the required fields.

Complete the "Name" and "Description" fields.

In the "Antivirus" tab, for all Decoders (SMTP, IMAP, POP3, FTP, HTTP, SMB protocols), set the "Action" to “drop”.

Select "OK".

Use the Antivirus Profile in a Security Policy:
Go to Policies >> Security.

Select an existing policy rule or select "Add" to create a new one.

In the "Actions" tab in the "Profile Setting" section; in the "Profile Type" field, select "Profiles". The window will change to display the different categories of Profiles.

In the "Actions" tab in the "Profile Setting" section; in the "Antivirus" field, select the configured Antivirus Profile.

Select "OK".

Commit changes by selecting "Commit" in the upper-right corner of the screen.

Select "OK" when the confirmation dialog appears.

Check Contents

Go to Objects >> Security Profiles >> Antivirus
If there are no Antivirus Profiles configured other than the default, this is a finding.

View the configured Antivirus Profiles; for each protocol decoder (SMTP, IMAP, POP3, FTP, HTTP, SMB), if the "Action" is anything other than “drop”, this is a finding.

Go to Policies >> Security.

Review each of the configured security policies in turn. For any Security Policy that allows traffic between Zones (interzone), view the "Profile" column.

If the "Profile" column does not display the "Antivirus Profile" symbol, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-62579

Documentable

False

Rule Version

PANW-AG-000062

Severity Override Guidance

Go to Objects >> Security Profiles >> Antivirus
If there are no Antivirus Profiles configured other than the default, this is a finding.

View the configured Antivirus Profiles; for each protocol decoder (SMTP, IMAP, POP3, FTP, HTTP, SMB), if the "Action" is anything other than “drop”, this is a finding.

Go to Policies >> Security.

Review each of the configured security policies in turn. For any Security Policy that allows traffic between Zones (interzone), view the "Profile" column.

If the "Profile" column does not display the "Antivirus Profile" symbol, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

2809

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