InformationThe organization should employ automated mechanisms to support the management of information system accounts.
The use of automated mechanisms prevents against human error and provide a faster and more efficient means of relaying time-sensitive information and account management.
To employ automated mechanisms for account management functions, many operating systems can be integrated with an enterprise-level directory service that meets or exceeds this requirement.
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SolutionThis requirement is a permanent finding and cannot be fixed. An appropriate mitigation for the system must be implemented, but this finding cannot be considered fixed.