WN10-CC-000330 - The Windows Remote Management (WinRM) client must not use Basic authentication.

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Basic authentication uses plain text passwords that could be used to compromise a system.


Configure the policy value for Computer Configuration >> Administrative Templates >> Windows Components >> Windows Remote Management (WinRM) >> WinRM Client >> 'Allow Basic authentication' to 'Disabled'.

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Item Details

References: CAT|I, CCI|CCI-000877, Rule-ID|SV-220862r569187_rule, STIG-ID|WN10-CC-000330, STIG-Legacy|SV-77825, STIG-Legacy|V-63335, Vuln-ID|V-220862

Plugin: Windows

Control ID: f50c8841907ef6bbb4bfaa5f776b3e27eaccb6d2724e4e5714241ba3b2136033