STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Windows 10 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 19 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: Remote Desktop Services must be configured with the client connection encryption set to the required level.

DISA Rule

SV-78231r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-63741

Group Title

WN10-CC-000290

Rule Version

WN10-CC-000290

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the policy value for Computer Configuration >> Administrative Templates >> Windows Components >> Remote Desktop Services >> Remote Desktop Session Host >> Security >> "Set client connection encryption level" to "Enabled" and "High Level".

Check Contents

If the following registry value does not exist or is not configured as specified, this is a finding:

Registry Hive: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry Path: \SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows NT\Terminal Services\

Value Name: MinEncryptionLevel

Value Type: REG_DWORD
Value: 3

Vulnerability Number

V-63741

Documentable

False

Rule Version

WN10-CC-000290

Severity Override Guidance

If the following registry value does not exist or is not configured as specified, this is a finding:

Registry Hive: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry Path: \SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows NT\Terminal Services\

Value Name: MinEncryptionLevel

Value Type: REG_DWORD
Value: 3

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

2885

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