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 must implement the management setting: Disable Admin Remove.

DISA Rule

SV-91283r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-76587

Group Title

PP-MDF-991000

Rule Version

KNOX-07-012900

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the Samsung Android 7 with Knox to Disable Admin Remove.

On the MDM console, deselect the "Allow Admin Remove" checkbox in the "Android Restrictions" rule.

Check Contents

Review Samsung Android 7 with Knox configuration settings to determine if the mobile device is configured to Disable Admin Remove.

This validation procedure is performed on both the MDM Administration Console and the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device.

On the MDM console, do the following:
1. Ask the MDM administrator to display the "Allow Admin Remove" checkbox in the "Android Restrictions" rule.
2. Verify the checkbox is not selected.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, do the following:
1. Open the device settings.
2. Select "Lock screen and security".
3. Select "Other security settings".
4. Select "Device (or Phone) administrators".
5. Verify the enterprise MDM agent is on and cannot be turned off.

If the MDM console "Allow Admin Remove" checkbox is selected or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, "Device administrators" can be turned off, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-76587

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-07-012900

Severity Override Guidance

Review Samsung Android 7 with Knox configuration settings to determine if the mobile device is configured to Disable Admin Remove.

This validation procedure is performed on both the MDM Administration Console and the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device.

On the MDM console, do the following:
1. Ask the MDM administrator to display the "Allow Admin Remove" checkbox in the "Android Restrictions" rule.
2. Verify the checkbox is not selected.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, do the following:
1. Open the device settings.
2. Select "Lock screen and security".
3. Select "Other security settings".
4. Select "Device (or Phone) administrators".
5. Verify the enterprise MDM agent is on and cannot be turned off.

If the MDM console "Allow Admin Remove" checkbox is selected or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, "Device administrators" can be turned off, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3253

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