The IBM MaaS360 with Watson v10.x Mobile Device Management (MDM) Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) provides security policy and configuration requirements for the use of the MaaS360 MDM software as a Service Enterprise Mobility Management platform to provide administrative management of Mobile Operating System (MOS) devices in the Department of Defense (DoD). This STIG applies to version 10.x of the MaaS360 server.
The MaaS360 product is deployed as a Software as a Service (SaaS) platform, where the server is installed in an IBM-controlled data center. The Supplemental document contains information regarding features, functions, and required Information Assurance (IA) controls for the implementation.
- Database Management System
Parties within the DoD and Federal Government’s computing environments can obtain the applicable STIG from the Information Assurance Support Environment (IASE) website. This site contains the latest copies of any STIGs, SRGs, and other related security information. The address for the IASE site is http://iase.disa.mil/.
- Specialized Security-Limited Functionality (SSLF)
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.
New Checklist - 12/18/2018
moved status to FINAL - 1/28/19
updated to Ver 1, Rel 2- 4/30/19
Updated URLs - 6/6/19
Updated SHA - 8/16/19
NIST checklist record last modified on 08/16/2019