BigFix Compliance: Updated CIS Checklist for RHEL 7, Centos Linux 7 published 2020-06-26

BigFix Compliance

Updated CIS Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, Centos Linux 7 Benchmark with bugfixes.

Security Benchmarks:
CIS Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Benchmark, v2.2.0
CIS Centos Linux 7 Benchmark, v2.2.0

Published Sites:
CIS Checklist for RHEL 7 site version 26
CIS Checklist for Centos 7 site version 15
(The site version is provided for air-gap customers.)

Fixed and improved implementation for the following checks:

  • Ensure permissions on bootloader config are configured
  • Ensure IPv6 router advertisements are not accepted
  • Ensure IPv6 redirects are not accepted
  • Ensure permissions on all logfiles are configured
  • Ensure all users last password change date is in the past

Actions to take:

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We hope you find this latest release of SCM content useful and effective. Thank you!

– The BigFix Compliance team