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 use a NIAP certified container for work data and applications.

DISA Rule

SV-91321r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-76625

Group Title

PP-MDF-991000

Rule Version

KNOX-07-018900

Severity

CAT I

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Deploy DoD Samsung mobile devices with the Knox container and implement the Knox container. (See requirement KNOX-07-012800.)

Note: Samsung Knox is currently the only container technology/application that is NIAP certified for Samsung mobile devices.

Check Contents

Not Applicable for the COBO use case.

Not Applicable if the AO has not approved unmanaged personal container.

Review Samsung Android 7 with Knox configuration settings to determine if the mobile device has the Knox container enabled.

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 "Android Knox Container" rule.
2. Verify the existence of this rule.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, do the following:
Verify the existence of the Knox icon on the device home screen or application menu or the notification bar pull-down menu.

If the MDM console "Android Knox Container" rule is not found in the MDM agent rule list (MDM vendor-specific check), or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, the Knox icon is not present, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-76625

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-07-018900

Severity Override Guidance

Not Applicable for the COBO use case.

Not Applicable if the AO has not approved unmanaged personal container.

Review Samsung Android 7 with Knox configuration settings to determine if the mobile device has the Knox container enabled.

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 "Android Knox Container" rule.
2. Verify the existence of this rule.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, do the following:
Verify the existence of the Knox icon on the device home screen or application menu or the notification bar pull-down menu.

If the MDM console "Android Knox Container" rule is not found in the MDM agent rule list (MDM vendor-specific check), or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, the Knox icon is not present, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3253

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