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 be configured to disable authentication mechanisms providing user access to protected data other than a Password Authentication Factor. Disable Face Recognition.

DISA Rule

SV-91305r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-76609

Group Title

PP-MDF-301150

Rule Version

KNOX-07-017400

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the Samsung Android 7 with Knox to disable Face Recognition.

On the MDM console, add all packages associated with the Face Recognition feature to the "Application disable list" setting in the "Android Applications" rule.

Note: Refer to the Supplemental document for additional information.

Check Contents

Review documentation on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox and inspect the configuration on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox to disable Face Recognition.

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 "Application disable list" setting in the "Android Application" rule.
2. Verify the list contains all Face Recognition related packages.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, do the following:
1. Open the device settings.
2. Select "Lock screen and security".
3. Verify "Face Recognition" status is "Register your face".
4. When an attempt is made to register your face, the function does not work.

If the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, "Face Recognition" function works, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-76609

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-07-017400

Severity Override Guidance

Review documentation on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox and inspect the configuration on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox to disable Face Recognition.

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 "Application disable list" setting in the "Android Application" rule.
2. Verify the list contains all Face Recognition related packages.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, do the following:
1. Open the device settings.
2. Select "Lock screen and security".
3. Verify "Face Recognition" status is "Register your face".
4. When an attempt is made to register your face, the function does not work.

If the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, "Face Recognition" function works, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3253

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