STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Windows Server 2016 Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 10 Benchmark Date: 24 Jan 2020: Windows Server 2016 must be configured to require a strong session key.

DISA Rule

SV-88307r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-73643

Group Title

SRG-OS-000423-GPOS-00187

Rule Version

WN16-SO-000130

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the policy value for Computer Configuration >> Windows Settings >> Security Settings >> Local Policies >> Security Options >> "Domain member: Require strong (Windows 2000 or Later) session key" to "Enabled".

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: \SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Netlogon\Parameters\

Value Name: RequireStrongKey

Value Type: REG_DWORD
Value: 0x00000001 (1)

This setting may prevent a system from being joined to a domain if not configured consistently between systems.

Vulnerability Number

V-73643

Documentable

False

Rule Version

WN16-SO-000130

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: \SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Netlogon\Parameters\

Value Name: RequireStrongKey

Value Type: REG_DWORD
Value: 0x00000001 (1)

This setting may prevent a system from being joined to a domain if not configured consistently between systems.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3157

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