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V-56615

The audit system must be configured to audit the loading and unloading of dynamic kernel modules.

Finding ID
SRG-OS-000471-GPOS-00216
Rule ID
SV-70875r1_rule
Severity
Cat II
CCE
(None)
Group Title
SRG-OS-000471-GPOS-00216
CCI
CCI-000172
Target Key
(None)
Documentable
No
Discussion

Without generating audit records that are specific to the security and mission needs of the organization, it would be difficult to establish, correlate, and investigate the events relating to an incident or identify those responsible for one. Audit records can be generated from various components within the information system (e.g., module or policy filter).

Fix Text

Configure the audit system to audit the loading and unloading of dynamic kernel modules.

Check Content

Verify the audit system is configured to audit the loading and unloading of dynamic kernel modules. If it does not, this is a finding.