RHEL-09-212025 - RHEL 9 /boot/grub2/grub.cfg file must be group-owned by root.

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The 'root' group is a highly privileged group. Furthermore, the group-owner of this file should not have any access privileges anyway.


Change the group of the file /boot/grub2/grub.cfg to root by running the following command:

$ sudo chgrp root /boot/grub2/grub.cfg

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Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000366, Rule-ID|SV-257790r925357_rule, STIG-ID|RHEL-09-212025, Vuln-ID|V-257790

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: 6113d079ffaf5e22b4a530d9f15c18bae24e79ac79d810ed355559671c371b4e