1.6.1.3 Ensure SELinux policy is configured

Information

Security configuration requirements vary from site to site. Some sites may mandate a policy that is stricter than the default policy, which is perfectly acceptable. This item is intended to ensure that at least the default recommendations are met.

Solution

Edit the /etc/selinux/config file to set the SELINUXTYPE parameter: SELINUXTYPE=targeted

See Also

https://workbench.cisecurity.org/files/1857

Item Details

Category: ACCESS CONTROL

References: 800-53|AC-3(3)

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: 104c6a700652b0adebd093c18a5164e313159154c0326350d2c1334a92cd9629