--%> SecPod SCAP Repo, a repository of SCAP Content (CVE, CCE, CPE, CWE, OVAL and XCCDF)
[Forgot Password]
Login  Register Subscribe

23631

 
 

115038

 
 

96174

 
 

909

 
 

78077

 
 

109

Paid content will be excluded from the download.


Download | Alert*
CCE
view XML

CCE-46078-2

Platform: win2016Date: (C)2017-08-03   (M)2017-10-16



"Manage auditing and security log" This policy setting determines which users can change the auditing options for files and directories and clear the Security log. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of accounts. Accounts can be either local or located in Active Directory, they can be groups, users, or computers. Vulnerability: The ability to manage the Security event log is a powerful user right and it should be closely guarded. Anyone with this user right can clear the Security log to erase important evidence of unauthorized activity. Counter Measure: Ensure that only the local Administrators group has the Manage auditing and security log user right. Potential Impact: None. This is the default configuration.


Parameter:


Technical Mechanism: Fix: (1) GPO: Computer Configuration\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Local Policies\User Rights Assignment (2) REG: No Registry Info

References:

Resource IdReference
SCAP Repo OVAL Definitionoval:org.secpod.oval:def:40202


OVAL    1
oval:org.secpod.oval:def:40202
XCCDF    3
xccdf_org.secpod_benchmark_PCI_3_2_Windows_Server_2016
xccdf_org.secpod_benchmark_NIST_800_171_R1_Windows_Server_2016
xccdf_org.secpod_benchmark_general_Windows_Server_2016

© 2013 SecPod Technologies