WN10-00-000230 - The system must notify the user when a Bluetooth device attempts to connect.

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If not configured properly, Bluetooth may allow rogue devices to communicate with a system. If a rogue device is paired with a system, there is potential for sensitive information to be compromised

NOTE: Nessus has provided the target output to assist in reviewing the benchmark to ensure target compliance.


Configure Bluetooth to notify users if devices attempt to connect.
View Bluetooth Settings.
Ensure 'Alert me when a new Bluetooth device wants to connect' is checked.

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Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000366, Rule-ID|SV-220736r569187_rule, STIG-ID|WN10-00-000230, STIG-Legacy|SV-87407, STIG-Legacy|V-72769, Vuln-ID|V-220736

Plugin: Windows

Control ID: 8f91007ca63160e232720a8ed6b4160e9567100d736dfdbe8dbed4a6f88474d8