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 platform must implement the management setting Disable Nearby devices.

DISA Rule

SV-91325r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-76629

Group Title

PP-MDF-991000

Rule Version

KNOX-07-019100

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the mobile operating system to disable Nearby devices.

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This validation procedure is performed on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device:
1. Open the device settings.
2. Select "More connection settings".
3. Select "Nearby devices".
4. Verify this is disabled.

If setting is enabled and cannot be disabled, this is a finding.

Note: This setting cannot be managed by the MDM administrator and is a User Based Enforcement (UBE) requirement.

Vulnerability Number

V-76629

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-07-019100

Severity Override Guidance

This validation procedure is performed on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device:
1. Open the device settings.
2. Select "More connection settings".
3. Select "Nearby devices".
4. Verify this is disabled.

If setting is enabled and cannot be disabled, this is a finding.

Note: This setting cannot be managed by the MDM administrator and is a User Based Enforcement (UBE) requirement.

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Target Key

3253

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