DoD STIGs – V-32520


Title: The application must perform data origin authentication and data integrity verification on all resolution responses received whether or not local client systems explicitly request this service.

Vulnerability ID: V-32520


IA Controls: None

Severity: medium

Description: A recursive resolving or caching Domain Name System (DNS) server is an example of an information system providing name/address resolution service for local clients.

Authoritative DNS servers are examples of authoritative sources owning DNS data. Information systems using technologies other than the DNS to map between host/service names and network addresses provide other means to enable clients to verify the authenticity and integrity of response data.

This requirement is specific to application providing DNS services. This is NA for databases.

Check Text: This check is NA for databases.

Fix Text: This fix is NA for databases.


Interpreting V-32520:

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