STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: IBM DB2 V10.5 LUW Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 4 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: Applications using the database must obscure feedback of authentication information during the authentication process to protect the information from possible exploitation/use by unauthorized individuals.

DISA Rule

SV-89163r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-74489

Group Title

SRG-APP-000178-DB-000083

Rule Version

DB2X-00-004510

Severity

CAT I

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure or modify applications to prohibit display of passwords in clear text.

Check Contents

Determine whether any applications that access the database allow for entry of the account name and password, or PIN.

If any do, determine whether these applications obfuscate authentication data; if they do not, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-74489

Documentable

False

Rule Version

DB2X-00-004510

Severity Override Guidance

Determine whether any applications that access the database allow for entry of the account name and password, or PIN.

If any do, determine whether these applications obfuscate authentication data; if they do not, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3161

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