PHTN-30-000015 - The Photon operating system audit log must attempt to log audit failures to syslog.

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This audit has been deprecated and will be removed in a future update.

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It is critical for the appropriate personnel to be aware if a system is at risk of failing to process audit logs as required. Without this notification, the security personnel may be unaware of an impending failure of the audit capability, and system operation may be adversely affected.


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Ensure the following lines are present, not duplicated, and not commented:

disk_full_action = SYSLOG
disk_error_action = SYSLOG
admin_space_left_action = SYSLOG

At the command line, run the following commands:

# killproc auditd -TERM
# systemctl start auditd

See Also

Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000140, Rule-ID|SV-256492r887150_rule, STIG-ID|PHTN-30-000015, Vuln-ID|V-256492

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