AIX7-00-001018 - All system files, programs, and directories must be owned by a system account - /bin

Information

Restricting permissions will protect the files from unauthorized modification.

Solution

Change the owner of public directories to 'root' or an application account using the following command:
# chown root </public/directory>

Note: Replace 'root' with an application user as necessary.

See Also

https://dl.dod.cyber.mil/wp-content/uploads/stigs/zip/U_IBM_AIX_7-x_V2R5_STIG.zip

Item Details

Category: CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

References: 800-53|CM-5(6), CAT|II, CCI|CCI-001499, Rule-ID|SV-215183r508663_rule, STIG-ID|AIX7-00-001018, STIG-Legacy|SV-101573, STIG-Legacy|V-91475, Vuln-ID|V-215183

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: 609d8a370fcb532661c387bee4a2a37364e658dc31cb5c5bd154da10184ad524