STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: Microsoft Exchange 2016 Edge Transport Server Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 4 Benchmark Date: 24 Jan 2020: The Exchange tarpitting interval must be set.

DISA Rule

SV-95279r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-80569

Group Title

SRG-APP-000261

Rule Version

EX16-ED-000480

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Open the Exchange Management Shell and enter the following command:

Set-ReceiveConnector -Identity <'IdentityName'> -TarpitInterval '00:00:05'

Note: The <IdentityName> value and the Interval must be in single quotes.

Repeat the procedures for each Receive connector.

Check Contents

Open the Exchange Management Shell and enter the following command:

Get-ReceiveConnector | Select Name, Identity, TarpitInterval

For each Receive connector, if the value of "TarpitInterval" is not set to "00:00:05" or greater, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-80569

Documentable

False

Rule Version

EX16-ED-000480

Severity Override Guidance

Open the Exchange Management Shell and enter the following command:

Get-ReceiveConnector | Select Name, Identity, TarpitInterval

For each Receive connector, if the value of "TarpitInterval" is not set to "00:00:05" or greater, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

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Target Key

3353

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