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The operating system must allocate audit record storage capacity to store at least one weeks worth of audit records, when audit records are not immediately sent to a central audit record storage facility.

Finding ID
SRG-OS-000341-GPOS-00132
Rule ID
SV-71505r1_rule
Severity
Cat II
CCE
(None)
Group Title
SRG-OS-000341-GPOS-00132
CCI
CCI-001849
Target Key
(None)
Documentable
No
Discussion

In order to ensure operating systems have a sufficient storage capacity in which to write the audit logs, operating systems need to be able to allocate audit record storage capacity. The task of allocating audit record storage capacity is usually performed during initial installation of the operating system.

Fix Text

Configure the operating system to allocate audit record storage capacity to store at least one week's worth of audit records, when audit records are not immediately sent to a central audit record storage facility.

Check Content

Verify the operating system allocates audit record storage capacity to store at least one week's worth of audit records, when audit records are not immediately sent to a central audit record storage facility. If it does not, this is a finding.