AIOS-14-011500 - Apple iOS/iPadOS must disable Find My Friends in the Find My app.

Information

This control does not share a DoD user's location, but encourages location sharing between DoD mobile device users, which can lead to OPSEC risks. Sharing the location of a DoD mobile device is a violation of AIOS-13-011900.

SFR ID: FMT_SMF_EXT.1.1 #47

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

Solution

Install a configuration profile to disable 'Find My Friends' in the Find My app and 'Allow modifying Find My Friends' in the management tool. This a supervised-only control.

See Also

https://dl.dod.cyber.mil/wp-content/uploads/stigs/zip/U_Apple_iOS_iPadOS_14_V1R3_STIG.zip

Item Details

Category: ACCESS CONTROL, CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

References: 800-53|AC-20(2), 800-53|CM-6(1), 800-53|CM-6b., CAT|III, CCI|CCI-000097, CCI|CCI-000366, CCI|CCI-000370, Rule-ID|SV-228776r561031_rule, STIG-ID|AIOS-14-011500, Vuln-ID|V-228776

Plugin: MDM

Control ID: f6d1b7836b7f150a70ca4e3297325c4b8c567fbbb95ec0ca06b450dd3e4523ab