STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware ESX 3 Server Version: 1 Release: 2 Benchmark Date: 22 Jul 2016: The services file must have mode 0444 or less permissive.

DISA Rule

SV-824r2_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-824

Group Title

GEN003780

Rule Version

GEN003780

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the mode of the services file to 0444 or less permissive.

Procedure:
# chmod 0444 /etc/services

Check Contents

Check the mode of the services file.

Procedure:
# ls -lL /etc/services

If the services file has a mode more permissive than 0444, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-824

Documentable

False

Rule Version

GEN003780

Severity Override Guidance

Check the mode of the services file.

Procedure:
# ls -lL /etc/services

If the services file has a mode more permissive than 0444, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Responsibility

System Administrator

Target Key

1386

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