AOSX-13-000559 - The macOS system must disable iCloud document synchronization.


Operating systems are capable of providing a wide variety of functions and services. Some of the functions and services provided by default may not be necessary to support essential organizational operations. Additionally, it is sometimes convenient to provide multiple services from a single component (e.g., VPN and IPS); however, doing so increases risk over limiting the services provided by any one component.

Satisfies: SRG-OS-000095-GPOS-00049, SRG-OS-000370-GPOS-00155


This setting is enforced using the 'Restrictions' configuration profile.

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References: 800-53|CM-7(5)(b), 800-53|CM-7a., CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000381, CCI|CCI-001774, Rule-ID|SV-214873r609363_rule, STIG-ID|AOSX-13-000559, STIG-Legacy|SV-96339, STIG-Legacy|V-81625, Vuln-ID|V-214873

Plugin: Unix

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