STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware ESX 3 Server Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 22 Jul 2016: All public directories must be owned by root or an application account.

DISA Rule

SV-807r2_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-807

Group Title

GEN002520

Rule Version

GEN002520

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the owner of public directories to root or an application account.

Procedure:
# chown root /tmp

(Replace root with an application user and/or /tmp with another public directory as necessary.)

Check Contents

Check the ownership of all public directories.

Procedure:
# find / -type d -perm -1002 -exec ls -ld {} \;

If any public directory is not owned by root or an application user, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-807

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN002520

Severity Override Guidance

Check the ownership of all public directories.

Procedure:
# find / -type d -perm -1002 -exec ls -ld {} \;

If any public directory is not owned by root or an application user, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

1386

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