CSCv6|7.8

Title

Scan and block all e-mail attachments entering the organization's e-mail gateway if they contain malicious code or file types that are unnecessary for the organization's business.

Description

Scan and block all e-mail attachments entering the organization's e-mail gateway if they contain malicious code or file types that are unnecessary for the organization's business. This scanning should be done before the e-mail is placed in the user's inbox. This includes e-mail content filtering and web content filtering.

Reference Item Details

Category: Email and Web Browser Protections

Family: System

Audit Items

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NamePluginAudit Name
2.3 Set 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Windows 8 L1 v1.0.0
19.7.4.2 (L1) Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows 8.1 v2.4.0 L1
19.7.4.2 (L1) Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows 8.1 v2.4.0 L1 Bitlocker
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Windows Server 2012 R2 DC L1 v2.5.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Windows Server 2012 MS L1 v2.2.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Member Server Level 1 v3.2.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Windows 7 Workstation Level 1 v3.2.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows 11 Enterprise v1.0.0 L1 + BL
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows 11 Enterprise v1.0.0 L1 + BL + NG
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Domain Controller Level 1 v3.2.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 MS L1 v1.3.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 DC L1 v1.3.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Windows Server 2012 R2 MS L1 v2.5.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Windows Server 2012 DC L1 v2.2.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Member Server Level 1 v3.2.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Windows 7 Workstation Level 1 + Bitlocker v3.2.0
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows 11 Enterprise v1.0.0 L1 + NG
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows 11 Enterprise v1.0.0 L1
19.7.4.2 Ensure 'Notify antivirus programs when opening attachments' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Domain Controller Level 1 v3.2.0
Notify antivirus programs when opening attachmentsWindowsMSCT Windows 10 v1507 v1.0.0