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 Container application disable list.

DISA Rule

SV-91349r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-76653

Group Title

PP-MDF-991000

Rule Version

KNOX-07-914100

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Configure the Samsung Android 7 with Knox to enforce Container application disabled list.

On the MDM console, add all pre-installed container applications that are not DoD-approved to the "Application disable list" setting in the "Android Knox Container >> Container Application" rule.

Note: Refer to the Supplemental document for additional information.

Note: Include Samsung Accounts on the list.

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 Container application disabled list.

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 Knox Container >> Container Application" rule.
2. Verify the list contains all core and pre-installed applications not approved for DoD use by the Authorizing Official (AO).

Note: Refer to the Supplemental document for additional information.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, do the following:
1. Open the Knox container.
2. Attempt to launch an application that is included on the disable list.

Note: This application should not be visible.

If the MDM console "Application disable list" is not set to contain all core and pre-installed applications not approved by DoD or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, the user is able to successfully launch an application on this list, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-76653

Documentable

False

Rule Version

KNOX-07-914100

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 Container application disabled list.

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 Knox Container >> Container Application" rule.
2. Verify the list contains all core and pre-installed applications not approved for DoD use by the Authorizing Official (AO).

Note: Refer to the Supplemental document for additional information.

On the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, do the following:
1. Open the Knox container.
2. Attempt to launch an application that is included on the disable list.

Note: This application should not be visible.

If the MDM console "Application disable list" is not set to contain all core and pre-installed applications not approved by DoD or on the Samsung Android 7 with Knox device, the user is able to successfully launch an application on this list, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3253

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