PHTN-30-000047 - The Photon operating system audit files and directories must have correct permissions.

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

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Information

Protecting audit information includes identifying and protecting the tools used to view and manipulate log data. Therefore, protecting audit tools is necessary to prevent unauthorized operations on audit information.

Solution

At the command line, run the following command:

# chown root:root /etc/audit/auditd.conf

See Also

https://dl.dod.cyber.mil/wp-content/uploads/stigs/zip/U_VMW_vSphere_7-0_Y23M07_STIG.zip

Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-001493, Rule-ID|SV-256522r887240_rule, STIG-ID|PHTN-30-000047, Vuln-ID|V-256522

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: 43926da06abb32b36df4e4e7c2ea93366df51bd6fab5ffd0341a605cf6d18799