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: - Allows synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user.

DISA Rule

SV-91233r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-76537

Group Title

PP-MDF-301100

Rule Version

KNOX-07-002000

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:

- Allows synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user.

On the MDM console, add all applications which allow synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user to the "Application disable list" setting in the "Android Applications" rule.

Note: Refer to the Supplemental document for additional information.

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This requirement is Not Applicable if the AO has approved unmanaged personal space/container (COPE use case). The site must have an AO signed document showing the AO has assumed the risk for using an unmanaged personal container.

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:

- Allows synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user.

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 synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user.

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.

Note: The following applications are known to be pre-installed applications which allow synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user, but other applications can be found on other devices: Google Drive, Dropbox, Verizon Cloud, AT&T Locker, Microsoft OneDrive, and Microsoft OneNote.

Note: Refer to the Supplemental document for additional information.

Vulnerability Number

V-76537

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-07-002000

Severity Override Guidance

This requirement is Not Applicable if the AO has approved unmanaged personal space/container (COPE use case). The site must have an AO signed document showing the AO has assumed the risk for using an unmanaged personal container.

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:

- Allows synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user.

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 synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user.

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.

Note: The following applications are known to be pre-installed applications which allow synchronization of data or applications between devices associated with user, but other applications can be found on other devices: Google Drive, Dropbox, Verizon Cloud, AT&T Locker, Microsoft OneDrive, and Microsoft OneNote.

Note: Refer to the Supplemental document for additional information.

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M

Target Key

3253

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