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: Configure to prohibit more than 10 consecutive failed Container authentication attempts.

DISA Rule

SV-91339r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-76643

Group Title

PP-MDF-991000

Rule Version

KNOX-07-913400

Severity

CAT III

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the Samsung Android 7 with Knox to enforce "10" or less failed Container authentication attempts.

On the MDM console, set the "Maximum Failed Attempts for wipe" to the organization-defined value in the "Android Knox Container >> Container Password Restrictions" rule.

Check Contents

Not Applicable for the COBO use case.

Review Samsung Android 7 with Knox configuration settings to determine if the mobile device is enforcing 10 or less failed Container authentication attempts.

This validation procedure is performed on both the MDM Administration Console only.

On the MDM console, do the following:
1. Ask the MDM administrator to display the "Maximum Failed Attempts for wipe" field in the "Android Knox Container >> Container Password Restrictions" rule.
2. Verify the value of the setting is "10" or less.

If the MDM console "Maximum Failed Attempts for wipe" is not set to "10" or less or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, the user is able to fail more than "10" authentication attempts, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-76643

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-07-913400

Severity Override Guidance

Not Applicable for the COBO use case.

Review Samsung Android 7 with Knox configuration settings to determine if the mobile device is enforcing 10 or less failed Container authentication attempts.

This validation procedure is performed on both the MDM Administration Console only.

On the MDM console, do the following:
1. Ask the MDM administrator to display the "Maximum Failed Attempts for wipe" field in the "Android Knox Container >> Container Password Restrictions" rule.
2. Verify the value of the setting is "10" or less.

If the MDM console "Maximum Failed Attempts for wipe" is not set to "10" or less or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, the user is able to fail more than "10" authentication attempts, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3253

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