InformationWireless networking is used when wired networks are unavailable.
If wireless is not to be used, wireless devices should be disabled to reduce the potential attack surface.
Many if not all laptop workstations and some desktop workstations will connect via wireless requiring these interfaces be enabled.
NOTE: Nessus has provided the target output to assist in reviewing the benchmark to ensure target compliance.
SolutionRun the following command to disable any wireless interfaces:
# ip link set <interface> down
Disable any wireless interfaces in your network configuration.