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CISCO CSS DNS STIG Ver 4, Rel 18 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)

Supporting Resources:

Target:

Target CPE Name
CISCO CSS Domain Name System (DNS) cpe:/h:cisco:content_services_switch (View CVEs)

Checklist Highlights

Checklist Name:
CISCO CSS DNS STIG
Checklist ID:
785
Version:
Ver 4, Rel 18
Type:
Compliance
Review Status:
Archived
Authority:
Governmental Authority: Defense Information Systems Agency
Original Publication Date:
01/22/2016

Checklist Summary:

The CISCO Domain Name System (DNS) Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) is published as a tool for applying security measures to a CISCO device performing a DNS role.

Checklist Role:

  • DNS Server

Known Issues:

Not provided.

Target Audience:

Developed for the DOD. This checklist has been created for IT professionals, particularly network system administrators and information security personnel. The document assumes that the reader has experience installing and administering DNS Servers.

Target Operational Environment:

  • Managed
  • Specialized Security-Limited Functionality (SSLF)

Testing Information:

Not provided.

Regulatory Compliance:

DoD Instruction (DoDI) 8500.01 requires that "all IT that receives, processes, stores, displays, or transmits DoD information will be […] configured […] consistent with applicable DoD cybersecurity policies, standards, and architectures" and tasks that Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) "develops and maintains control correlation identifiers (CCIs), security requirements guides (SRGs), security technical implementation guides (STIGs), and mobile code risk categories and usage guides that implement and are consistent with DoD cybersecurity policies, standards, architectures, security controls, and validation procedures, with the support of the NSA/CSS, using input from stakeholders, and using automation whenever possible." This document is provided under the authority of DoDI 8500.01.

Comments/Warnings/Miscellaneous:

Please refer to the Checklist or the README.txt files provided with the scripts for any comments, warnings, or detailed instructions.

Disclaimer:

Not provided.

Product Support:

It should be noted that FSO Support for the STIGs, Checklists, and Tools is only available to DOD Customers.

Point of Contact:

Comments or proposed revisions to this document should be sent via email to the following address: disa.stig_spt@mail.mil. DISA 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 maintenance release schedule.

Sponsor:

Not provided.

Licensing:

Not provided.

Change History:

Moved to FINAL - 08/29/2017
moved to archive status - 4/15/19
Updated URLs - 6/5/19
Updated URLs - 9/11/19

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NIST checklist record last modified on 09/11/2019