DoD STIGs – V-32509

Overview:

Title: Applications designed to address malware issues and/or enforce policy pertaining to organizational use of mobile code must implement detection and inspection mechanisms to identify unauthorized mobile code.

Vulnerability ID: V-32509

STIG ID:

IA Controls: None

Severity: medium

Description: Decisions regarding the employment of mobile code within organizational information systems are based on the potential for the code to cause damage to the system if used maliciously.

Mobile code technologies include: Java, JavaScript, ActiveX, PDF, Postscript, Shockwave movies, Flash animations, and VBScript. Usage restrictions and implementation guidance apply to both the selection and use of mobile code installed on organizational servers and mobile code downloaded and executed on individual workstations.

Policy and procedures related to mobile code, address preventing the development, acquisition, or introduction of unacceptable mobile code within the information system.

This requirement is specific to applications designed to address malware issues and/or enforce policy pertaining to organizational use of mobile code. This is NA for databases.

Check Text: This check is NA for databases.

Fix Text: This fix is NA for databases.

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