PHTN-30-000006 - The Photon operating system must have the sshd SyslogFacility set to 'authpriv'.

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Ensure the 'SyslogFacility' line is uncommented and set to the following:

SyslogFacility AUTHPRIV

At the command line, run the following command:

# systemctl restart sshd.service

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References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000067, Rule-ID|SV-256483r887123_rule, STIG-ID|PHTN-30-000006, Vuln-ID|V-256483

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