AIOS-13-013300 - Apple iOS/iPadOS must disable allow setting up new nearby devices.


This control allows Apple device users to request passwords from nearby devices. This could lead to a compromise of the device password with an unauthorized person or device. DoD Apple device passwords should not be shared.


NOTE: Nessus has not performed this check. Please review the benchmark to ensure target compliance.


Install a configuration profile to disable the allow setting up new nearby devices in the management tool. This a Supervised only control.

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Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000097, CCI|CCI-000366, CCI|CCI-000370, Rule-ID|SV-106613r1_rule, STIG-ID|AIOS-13-013300, Vuln-ID|V-97509

Plugin: MDM

Control ID: cf176e5a6ad9faecab619b640a461e63d1b49ef7e064c001da412a7543ec5a9f