STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: McAfee VSEL 1.9/2.0 Local Client Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 5 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: The McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux 1.9.x/2.0.x On-Demand scanner must be configured to Clean infected files automatically as first action when a virus or Trojan is detected.

DISA Rule

SV-77611r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-63121

Group Title

SRG-APP-000277

Rule Version

DTAVSEL-106

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

From a desktop browser window, connect to the McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux (VSEL) Monitor (WEB interface) of the Linux system being reviewed and logon with the nails user account.

In the VSEL WEB Monitor, review tasks under "View", "Scheduled Tasks".
With the System Administrator's assistance, determine which task is intended as the regularly scheduled scan task.
Click on the task, and then click "Modify".
Under "2. What to Scan", click "Next".
Under "3. Choose Scan Settings", Anti-virus Actions", select "Clean" from the first dropdown list for "Actions for Viruses and Trojans", click "Next", and then click "Finish".

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From a desktop browser window, connect to the McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux (VSEL) Monitor (WEB interface) of the Linux system being reviewed and logon with the nails user account.

In the VSEL WEB Monitor, review tasks under "View", "Scheduled Tasks".
With the System Administrator's assistance, determine which task is intended as the regularly scheduled scan task.
Click on the task, and then click "Modify".
Under "2. What to Scan", click "Next".
Under "3. Choose Scan Settings", "Anti-virus Actions", verify "Clean" is selected in the first dropdown list for "Actions for Viruses and Trojans".

If "Clean" is not selected in the first dropdown list for "Actions for Viruses and Trojans", this is a finding.

To validate without the Web interface, access the Linux system being reviewed, either at the console or by a SSH connection.
At the command line, navigate to /var/opt/NAI/LinuxShield/etc.
Enter the command "grep "ODS.action.App.primary" ods.cfg"

If the response given for "nailsd.profile.ODS.action.App.primary" is not "Clean", this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-63121

Documentable

False

Rule Version

DTAVSEL-106

Severity Override Guidance

From a desktop browser window, connect to the McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux (VSEL) Monitor (WEB interface) of the Linux system being reviewed and logon with the nails user account.

In the VSEL WEB Monitor, review tasks under "View", "Scheduled Tasks".
With the System Administrator's assistance, determine which task is intended as the regularly scheduled scan task.
Click on the task, and then click "Modify".
Under "2. What to Scan", click "Next".
Under "3. Choose Scan Settings", "Anti-virus Actions", verify "Clean" is selected in the first dropdown list for "Actions for Viruses and Trojans".

If "Clean" is not selected in the first dropdown list for "Actions for Viruses and Trojans", this is a finding.

To validate without the Web interface, access the Linux system being reviewed, either at the console or by a SSH connection.
At the command line, navigate to /var/opt/NAI/LinuxShield/etc.
Enter the command "grep "ODS.action.App.primary" ods.cfg"

If the response given for "nailsd.profile.ODS.action.App.primary" is not "Clean", this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

2941

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