WN12-00-000016 - Backups of system-level information must be protected.

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A system backup will usually include sensitive information such as user accounts that could be used in an attack. As a valuable system resource, the system backup must be protected and stored in a physically secure location.

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Ensure system-level information backups are stored in a secure location and protected from destruction.

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Item Details

References: CAT|III, CCI|CCI-000366, Rule-ID|SV-226043r794313_rule, STIG-ID|WN12-00-000016, STIG-Legacy|SV-52130, STIG-Legacy|V-40172, Vuln-ID|V-226043

Plugin: Windows

Control ID: d35f373c83d82fdb883db12c564e6dc2be80d04470aa33c5c642a9c7a52944a2