OL08-00-040070 - The OL 8 file system automounter must be disabled unless required.
Verify the operating system disables the ability to automount devices. Determine if automounter service is active with the following command: $ sudo systemctl status autofs autofs.service - Automounts filesystems on demand Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/autofs.service; disabled) Active: inactive (dead) If the 'autofs' status is set to 'active' and is not documented with the Information System Security Officer (ISSO) as an operational requirement, this is a finding.
Configure OL 8 to disable the ability to automount devices. Turn off the automount service with the following commands: $ sudo systemctl stop autofs $ sudo systemctl disable autofs If 'autofs' is required for Network File System (NFS), it must be documented with the ISSO.