STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Microsoft Access 2016 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 1 Benchmark Date: 14 Nov 2016: Add-ins to Office applications must be signed by a Trusted Publisher.

DISA Rule

SV-85559r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-70935

Group Title

SRG-APP-000131

Rule Version

DTOO127

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Set the policy value for User Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Microsoft Access 2016 -> Application Settings -> Security -> Trust Center "Require that application add-ins are signed by Trusted Publisher" to "Enabled".

Check Contents

Verify the policy value for User Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Microsoft Access 2016 -> Application Settings -> Security -> Trust Center "Require that application add-ins are signed by Trusted Publisher" is set to "Enabled".

Procedure: Use the Windows Registry Editor to navigate to the following key:

HKCU\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Office\16.0\access\security

Criteria: If the value RequireAddinSig is REG_DWORD = 1, this is not a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-70935

Documentable

False

Rule Version

DTOO127

Severity Override Guidance

Verify the policy value for User Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Microsoft Access 2016 -> Application Settings -> Security -> Trust Center "Require that application add-ins are signed by Trusted Publisher" is set to "Enabled".

Procedure: Use the Windows Registry Editor to navigate to the following key:

HKCU\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Office\16.0\access\security

Criteria: If the value RequireAddinSig is REG_DWORD = 1, this is not a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3111

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