CSCv7|8.3

Title

Enable Operating System Anti-Exploitation Features/ Deploy Anti-Exploit Technologies

Description

Enable anti-exploitation features such as Data Execution Prevention (DEP) or Address Space Layout Randomization (ASLR) that are available in an operating system or deploy appropriate toolkits that can be configured to apply protection to a broader set of applications and executables.

Reference Item Details

Category: Malware Defenses

Audit Items

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NamePluginAudit Name
1.1.36 Ensure that the admission control plugin EventRateLimit is setUnixCIS Kubernetes 1.13 Benchmark v1.4.1 L1
1.2.9 Ensure that the admission control plugin EventRateLimit is setUnixCIS Kubernetes v1.24 Benchmark v1.0.0 L1 Master
1.2.9 Ensure that the admission control plugin EventRateLimit is setUnixCIS Kubernetes v1.20 Benchmark v1.0.1 L1 Master
1.2.9 Ensure that the admission control plugin EventRateLimit is setUnixCIS Kubernetes Benchmark v1.8.0 L1 Master
1.2.9 Ensure that the admission control plugin EventRateLimit is setUnixCIS Kubernetes v1.23 Benchmark v1.0.1 L1 Master
1.2.9 Ensure that the APIPriorityAndFairness feature gate is enabled - ConfigMapsOpenShiftCIS RedHat OpenShift Container Platform 4 v1.5.0 L1
1.2.9 Ensure that the APIPriorityAndFairness feature gate is enabled - FeatureGatesOpenShiftCIS RedHat OpenShift Container Platform 4 v1.5.0 L1
1.2.9 Ensure that the APIPriorityAndFairness feature gate is enabled - OverridesOpenShiftCIS RedHat OpenShift Container Platform 4 v1.5.0 L1
1.4.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Rocky Linux 8 Workstation L1 v2.0.0
1.4.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Oracle Linux 8 Workstation L1 v3.0.0
1.4.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Red Hat EL8 Workstation L1 v3.0.0
1.4.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Rocky Linux 8 Server L1 v2.0.0
1.4.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS AlmaLinux OS 8 Server L1 v3.0.0
1.4.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Oracle Linux 8 Server L1 v3.0.0
1.4.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS AlmaLinux OS 8 Workstation L1 v3.0.0
1.4.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Red Hat EL8 Server L1 v3.0.0
1.4.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Google Container-Optimized OS L1 Server v1.1.0
1.4.3 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - sysctlUnixCIS Google Container-Optimized OS L1 Server v1.1.0
1.4.3 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - sysctl.conf sysctl.dUnixCIS Google Container-Optimized OS L1 Server v1.1.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Debian 10 Server L1 v2.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Debian 10 Workstation L1 v2.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabledUnixCIS Amazon Linux 2023 Server L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - configUnixCIS Ubuntu Linux 22.04 LTS Server L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - configUnixCIS Debian Linux 11 Workstation L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - configUnixCIS Debian Linux 11 Server L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - configUnixCIS Ubuntu Linux 22.04 LTS Workstation L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - sysctlUnixCIS Ubuntu Linux 22.04 LTS Server L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - sysctlUnixCIS Debian Linux 11 Workstation L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - sysctlUnixCIS Debian Linux 11 Server L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure address space layout randomization (ASLR) is enabled - sysctlUnixCIS Ubuntu Linux 22.04 LTS Workstation L1 v1.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS Workstation L1 v2.0.0
1.5.1 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS Server L1 v2.0.0
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Oracle Linux 6 Server L1 v2.0.0
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Debian 8 Server L1 v2.0.2
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 L1 v2.1.1
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Debian 9 Server L1 v1.0.1
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Debian 9 Workstation L1 v1.0.1
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Debian 8 Workstation L1 v2.0.2
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 STIG v2.0.0 L1 Workstation
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Oracle Linux 7 Workstation L1 v3.1.1
1.5.2 Ensure XD/NX support is enabledUnixCIS Oracle Linux 7 Server L1 v3.1.1
1.20.1 Ensure 'Configure Microsoft Defender SmartScreen' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0
1.20.2 Ensure 'Configure Microsoft Defender SmartScreen to block potentially unwanted apps' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0
1.20.3 Ensure 'Enable Microsoft Defender SmartScreen DNS requests' is set to 'Disabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0
1.20.4 Ensure 'Force Microsoft Defender SmartScreen checks on downloads from trusted sources' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0
1.20.5 Ensure 'Prevent bypassing Microsoft Defender SmartScreen prompts for sites' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0
1.20.6 Ensure 'Prevent bypassing of Microsoft Defender SmartScreen warnings about downloads' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0
1.22.1 Ensure 'Configure Edge TyposquattingChecker' is set to 'Enabled'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0
1.23 Ensure 'Ads setting for sites with intrusive ads' is set to 'Enabled: Block ads on sites with intrusive ads'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0
1.24 Ensure 'Allow download restrictions' is set to 'Enabled: Block malicious downloads'WindowsCIS Microsoft Edge L1 v2.0.0