STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Samsung Android OS 7 with Knox 2.x Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 6 Benchmark Date: 25 Oct 2019: The Samsung Android 7 with Knox whitelist must be configured to not include applications with the following characteristics: - Transmit MD diagnostic data to non-DoD servers.

DISA Rule

SV-91227r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-76531

Group Title

PP-MDF-301100

Rule Version

KNOX-07-001700

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the Samsung Android 7 with Knox application disable list to include applications with the following characteristics:

- Transmit MD diagnostic data to non-DoD servers.

On the MDM console, add all applications which - transmit MD diagnostic data to non-DoD servers to the "Application disable list" setting in the "Android Applications" rule.

Note: Refer to the Supplemental document, Table 6-1, for additional information.

Check Contents

Review Samsung Android 7 with Knox configuration settings to determine if the mobile device has an application disable list configured to include applications with the following characteristics:

- Transmit MD diagnostic data to non-DoD servers.

This validation procedure is performed only on the MDM Administration Console.

On the MDM console, do the following:
1. Ask the MDM administrator to display the "Application disable list" setting in the "Android Application" rule.
2. Verify the list contains all applications which allow transmission of MD diagnostic data to non-DoD servers.

If the MDM console "Application disable list" is not properly configured or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, the user is able to launch the applications on the list, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-76531

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-07-001700

Severity Override Guidance

Review Samsung Android 7 with Knox configuration settings to determine if the mobile device has an application disable list configured to include applications with the following characteristics:

- Transmit MD diagnostic data to non-DoD servers.

This validation procedure is performed only on the MDM Administration Console.

On the MDM console, do the following:
1. Ask the MDM administrator to display the "Application disable list" setting in the "Android Application" rule.
2. Verify the list contains all applications which allow transmission of MD diagnostic data to non-DoD servers.

If the MDM console "Application disable list" is not properly configured or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, the user is able to launch the applications on the list, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3253

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