PHTN-30-000040 - The Photon operating system '/var/log' directory must be owned by root.

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Only authorized personnel should be aware of errors and the details of the errors. Error messages are an indicator of an organization's operational state and can provide sensitive information to an unprivileged attacker.


At the command line, run the following command:

# chown root:root /var/log

See Also

Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-001314, Rule-ID|SV-256515r887219_rule, STIG-ID|PHTN-30-000040, Vuln-ID|V-256515

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: 7e3274a86a49bc2722ce0b1b46b7b3be71d49d7866c6f78b5ca97b29ff1b49e9