STIGQter STIGQter: STIG Summary: VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x SLES Security Technical Implementation Guide Version: 1 Release: 1 Benchmark Date: 28 Sep 2018: The /var/log directory must be owned by root.

DISA Rule

SV-99253r1_rule

Vulnerability Number

V-88603

Group Title

SRG-OS-000206-GPOS-00084

Rule Version

VROM-SL-000800

Severity

CAT II

CCI(s)

Weight

10

Fix Recommendation

Change the owner of the directory "/var/log" to "root" by running the following command:

# chown root /var/log

Check Contents

Verify that the "/var/log" directory is owned by "root" by running the following command:

# ls -lad /var/log | cut -d' ' -f3

The output must look like the following example:

ls -lad /var/log | cut -d' ' -f3
root

If "root" is not returned as a result, this is a finding.

Vulnerability Number

V-88603

Documentable

False

Rule Version

VROM-SL-000800

Severity Override Guidance

Verify that the "/var/log" directory is owned by "root" by running the following command:

# ls -lad /var/log | cut -d' ' -f3

The output must look like the following example:

ls -lad /var/log | cut -d' ' -f3
root

If "root" is not returned as a result, this is a finding.

Check Content Reference

M

Target Key

3461

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