IIST-SI-000255 - The application pool for each IIS 10.0 website must have a recycle time explicitly set - Regular Time Interval

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Application pools can be periodically recycled to avoid unstable states possibly leading to application crashes, hangs, or memory leaks.


Open the IIS 10.0 Manager.

Click the 'Application Pools'.

Perform the following for each Application Pool:

Highlight an Application Pool and click 'Recycling' in the 'Actions' pane.

In the Recycling Conditions window, select at least one means to recycle the Application Pool.

Click Next.

In the Recycling Events to Log window, select both the 'Regular time interval' and 'Specific time' boxes.

Click Finish.

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Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000366, Rule-ID|SV-218775r814381_rule, STIG-ID|IIST-SI-000255, STIG-Legacy|SV-109375, STIG-Legacy|V-100271, Vuln-ID|V-218775

Plugin: Windows

Control ID: dfda7a833dc1712ea81d45ac051e4c9394f421b6a66d4b1d5f5c0a56afbc9c70