STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Windows 10 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 19 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: The Modify firmware environment values user right must only be assigned to the Administrators group.

DISA Rule

SV-78421r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-63931

Group Title

WN10-UR-000140

Rule Version

WN10-UR-000140

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the policy value for Computer Configuration >> Windows Settings >> Security Settings >> Local Policies >> User Rights Assignment >> "Modify firmware environment values" to only include the following groups or accounts:

Administrators

Check Contents

Verify the effective setting in Local Group Policy Editor.
Run "gpedit.msc".

Navigate to Local Computer Policy >> Computer Configuration >> Windows Settings >> Security Settings >> Local Policies >> User Rights Assignment.

If any groups or accounts other than the following are granted the "Modify firmware environment values" user right, this is a finding:

Administrators

Vulnerability Number

V-63931

Documentable

False

Rule Version

WN10-UR-000140

Severity Override Guidance

Verify the effective setting in Local Group Policy Editor.
Run "gpedit.msc".

Navigate to Local Computer Policy >> Computer Configuration >> Windows Settings >> Security Settings >> Local Policies >> User Rights Assignment.

If any groups or accounts other than the following are granted the "Modify firmware environment values" user right, this is a finding:

Administrators

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

2885

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