WN12-00-000001 - Server systems must be located in a controlled access area, accessible only to authorized personnel.

Information

Inadequate physical protection can undermine all other security precautions utilized to protect the system. This can jeopardize the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of the system. Physical security is the first line of protection of any system.

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

Solution

Ensure servers are located in secure, access-controlled areas.

See Also

https://dl.dod.cyber.mil/wp-content/uploads/stigs/zip/U_MS_Windows_2012_and_2012_R2_DC_V3R4_STIG.zip

Item Details

Category: CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

References: 800-53|CM-6b., CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000366, Rule-ID|SV-226029r794397_rule, STIG-ID|WN12-00-000001, STIG-Legacy|SV-52838, STIG-Legacy|V-1070, Vuln-ID|V-226029

Plugin: Windows

Control ID: 696dfe08c858f30ed285d97df44e9444d49f1b6be13bc631613ba8319df6d639