DISA STIG Apache Server 2.4 Unix Server v2r5 Middleware

Audit Details

Name: DISA STIG Apache Server 2.4 Unix Server v2r5 Middleware

Updated: 8/9/2022

Authority: DISA STIG

Plugin: Unix

Revision: 1.2

Estimated Item Count: 63

File Details

Filename: DISA_STIG_Apache_Server-2.4_Unix_v2r5_Middleware.audit

Size: 133 kB

MD5: 172a74efd345f62d43c4f7f631aa3275
SHA256: 4791e52e71bd4a42e06510199195c1dfa3782dc6d263b059f7654c1afaf2f633

Audit Items

DescriptionCategories
AS24-U1-000010 - The Apache web server must limit the number of allowed simultaneous session requests - KeepAlive

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000010 - The Apache web server must limit the number of allowed simultaneous session requests - MaxKeepAliveRequests

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000020 - The Apache web server must perform server-side session management - httpd

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000020 - The Apache web server must perform server-side session management - session_module

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000020 - The Apache web server must perform server-side session management - usertrack_module

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000030 - The Apache web server must use cryptography to protect the integrity of remote sessions - ssl_module

ACCESS CONTROL, IDENTIFICATION AND AUTHENTICATION, SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000030 - The Apache web server must use cryptography to protect the integrity of remote sessions - SSLProtocol

ACCESS CONTROL, IDENTIFICATION AND AUTHENTICATION, SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000065 - The Apache web server must have system logging enabled.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000070 - The Apache web server must generate, at a minimum, log records for system startup and shutdown, system access, and system authentication events - log_config_module

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000070 - The Apache web server must generate, at a minimum, log records for system startup and shutdown, system access, and system authentication events - LogFormat

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000130 - An Apache web server, behind a load balancer or proxy server, must produce log records containing the client IP information as the source and destination and not the load balancer or proxy IP information with each event.

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000160 - The Apache web server must use a logging mechanism that is configured to alert the Information System Security Officer (ISSO) and System Administrator (SA) in the event of a processing failure.

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000180 - The Apache web server log files must only be accessible by privileged users.

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000190 - The log information from the Apache web server must be protected from unauthorized modification or deletion.

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000210 - The log data and records from the Apache web server must be backed up onto a different system or media.

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000230 - Expansion modules must be fully reviewed, tested, and signed before they can exist on a production Apache web server.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000240 - The Apache web server must not perform user management for hosted applications.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000250 - The Apache web server must only contain services and functions necessary for operation.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000260 - The Apache web server must not be a proxy server.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000270 - The Apache web server must provide install options to exclude the installation of documentation, sample code, example applications, and tutorials - Welcome page

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000300 - The Apache web server must have resource mappings set to disable the serving of certain file types.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000310 - The Apache web server must allow the mappings to unused and vulnerable scripts to be removed.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000330 - The Apache web server must have Web Distributed Authoring (WebDAV) disabled.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

AS24-U1-000360 - The Apache web server must be configured to use a specified IP address and port - IP or Port Only

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT, IDENTIFICATION AND AUTHENTICATION

AS24-U1-000360 - The Apache web server must be configured to use a specified IP address and port - Zero IPs Only

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT, IDENTIFICATION AND AUTHENTICATION

AS24-U1-000430 - Apache web server accounts accessing the directory tree, the shell, or other operating system functions and utilities must only be administrative accounts.

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000440 - Apache web server application directories, libraries, and configuration files must only be accessible to privileged users.

CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT, SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000450 - The Apache web server must separate the hosted applications from hosted Apache web server management functionality.

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000460 - The Apache web server must invalidate session identifiers upon hosted application user logout or other session termination.

ACCESS CONTROL, SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000470 - Cookies exchanged between the Apache web server and client, such as session cookies, must have security settings that disallow cookie access outside the originating Apache web server and hosted application - httpd

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000470 - Cookies exchanged between the Apache web server and client, such as session cookies, must have security settings that disallow cookie access outside the originating Apache web server and hosted application - SessionCookieName Domain

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000470 - Cookies exchanged between the Apache web server and client, such as session cookies, must have security settings that disallow cookie access outside the originating Apache web server and hosted application - SessionCookieName HttpOnly Secure

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000510 - The Apache web server must generate a session ID long enough that it cannot be guessed through brute force - session_crypto

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000510 - The Apache web server must generate a session ID long enough that it cannot be guessed through brute force - SessionCryptoCipher

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000520 - The Apache web server must generate a session ID using as much of the character set as possible to reduce the risk of brute force.

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000550 - The Apache web server must be built to fail to a known safe state if system initialization fails, shutdown fails, or aborts fail.

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000590 - The Apache web server must be tuned to handle the operational requirements of the hosted application.

SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATIONS PROTECTION

AS24-U1-000620 - Warning and error messages displayed to clients must be modified to minimize the identity of the Apache web server, patches, loaded modules, and directory paths.

SYSTEM AND INFORMATION INTEGRITY

AS24-U1-000630 - Debugging and trace information used to diagnose the Apache web server must be disabled - LogLevel

SYSTEM AND INFORMATION INTEGRITY

AS24-U1-000630 - Debugging and trace information used to diagnose the Apache web server must be disabled - TraceEnable

SYSTEM AND INFORMATION INTEGRITY

AS24-U1-000650 - The Apache web server must set an inactive timeout for sessions - reqtimeout_module

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000650 - The Apache web server must set an inactive timeout for sessions.

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000670 - The Apache web server must restrict inbound connections from nonsecure zones.

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000680 - The Apache web server must be configured to immediately disconnect or disable remote access to the hosted applications.

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000690 - Non-privileged accounts on the hosting system must only access Apache web server security-relevant information and functions through a distinct administrative account.

ACCESS CONTROL

AS24-U1-000710 - The Apache web server must use a logging mechanism that is configured to allocate log record storage capacity large enough to accommodate the logging requirements of the Apache web server.

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000720 - The Apache web server must not impede the ability to write specified log record content to an audit log server.

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000730 - The Apache web server must be configured to integrate with an organizations security infrastructure.

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000750 - The Apache web server must generate log records that can be mapped to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) or Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) which are stamped at a minimum granularity of one second - log_config_module

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY

AS24-U1-000750 - The Apache web server must generate log records that can be mapped to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) or Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) which are stamped at a minimum granularity of one second - LogFormat %t

AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY