Apple OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) STIG Version 1, Release 6 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)

Supporting Resources:

Target:

Target CPE Name
Apple OS X 10.11 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.11.0 (View CVEs)

Checklist Highlights

Checklist Name:
Apple OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) STIG
Checklist ID:
658
Version:
Version 1, Release 6
Type:
Compliance
Review Status:
Archived
Authority:
Governmental Authority: Defense Information Systems Agency
Original Publication Date:
04/28/2017

Checklist Summary:

The Apple OS X 10.11 Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) provides security policy and configuration requirements for the use of Apple OS X 10.11 in the Department of Defense (DoD). Guidance in these documents applies only to Apple OS X 10.11 and related components on DoD systems and excludes any other components or software running on DoD systems. Hardening the Apple OS X Server application suite is not addressed in these documents. The Apple OS X 10.11 STIG presumes operation in an environment compliant with all applicable DoD guidance, especially concerning remote access and network infrastructure.

Checklist Role:

  • Operating System

Known Issues:

Not Provided

Target Audience:

Not Provided

Target Operational Environment:

  • Managed
  • Specialized Security-Limited Functionality (SSLF)

Testing Information:

Not Provided

Regulatory Compliance:

DoD Instruction (DoDI) 8500.01 All technical NIST SP 800-53 requirements were considered while developing this STIG. Requirements that are applicable and configurable will be included in the final STIG. A report marked For Official Use Only (FOUO) will be available for those items that did not meet requirements. This report will be available to component DAA personnel for risk assessment purposes by request via email to: disa.stig_spt@mail.mil

Comments/Warnings/Miscellaneous:

Comments or proposed revisions to this document should be sent via email to the following address: disa.stig_spt@mail.mil. DISA Field Security Operations (FSO) will coordinate all change requests with the relevant DoD organizations before inclusion in this document. Approved changes will be made in accordance with the DISA FSO maintenance release schedule

Disclaimer:

Not Provided

Product Support:

Comments or proposed revisions to this document should be sent via email to the following address: disa.stig_spt@mail.mil. DISA Field Security Operations (FSO) will coordinate all change requests with the relevant DoD organizations before inclusion in this document. Approved changes will be made in accordance with the DISA FSO maintenance release schedule

Point of Contact:

disa.stig_spt@mail.mil

Sponsor:

Not Provided

Licensing:

Not Provided

Change History:

moved to FINAL - 6/7/2016
Updated STIG to V1, R2 - 10-28-2016
updated to FINAL - 12/07/2016
Updated to Version 1, Release 3 - 01/27/2017
Updated to FINAL - 03/08/2017
Update to Version 1, Release 4 - 04/28/2017
Updated to FINAL - 05/30/2017
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Updated URL to reflect change to the DISA website - http --> https
Updated to Version 1, Release 6 - 02/16/2018
Updated to FINAL - 3/18/2018
Updated URLs - 6/4/19
Sunset per DISA - 8/15/19
Updated URLs -9/11/19

Dependency/Requirements:

URL Description
https://dl.dod.cyber.mil/wp-content/uploads/stigs/pdf/U_Apple_OS_X_10-11_Memo.pdf Sunset - Apple OS X 10.11 Release Memo

References:

Reference URL Description

NIST checklist record last modified on 09/11/2019