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V-57193

The operating system must record time stamps for audit records that meet a minimum granularity of one second for a minimum degree of precision.

Finding ID
SRG-OS-000358-GPOS-00145
Rule ID
SV-71453r1_rule
Severity
Cat II
CCE
(None)
Group Title
SRG-OS-000358-GPOS-00145
CCI
CCI-001889
Target Key
(None)
Documentable
No
Discussion

Without sufficient granularity of time stamps, it is not possible to adequately determine the chronological order of records. Time stamps generated by the operating system include date and time. Granularity of time measurements refers to the degree of synchronization between information system clocks and reference clocks.

Fix Text

Configure the operating system to record time stamps for audit records that meet a minimum granularity of one second for a minimum degree of precision.

Check Content

Verify the operating system records time stamps for audit records that meet a minimum granularity of one second for a minimum degree of precision. If it does not, this is a finding.