[BESAdmin-Announcements] IBM BigFix Compliance UPDATE: CIS Checklists for Windows 2012 R2 MS published 2017-10-31

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Tue Oct 31 07:33:20 PDT 2017

IBM BigFix Compliance 
Updated CIS Checklist for Windows 2012 R2 MS to fix relevance issue.

Security Benchmark:
CIS Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 MS Benchmark, V2.2.0

Published Sites:
CIS Checklist for Windows 2012 R2 MS, site version 6
(The site version is provided for air-gap customers.)

Fixed and improved implementation for the following check:


Previously the relevance matched “Administrators” or “Remote Desktop 
Users” as required setting for ‘Access this computer from the network’ in 
the group policy instead of “Administrators” or “Authenticated Users”. The 
relevance is fixed by replacing "Remote Desktop Users" with "Authenticated 

Actions to take:
·       To subscribe to the above site, you can use the License Overview 
Dashboard to enable and gather the site. Note that you must be entitled to 
the BigFix Compliance product and you must be using IBM BigFix version 9.2 
and later.
·       If you use custom sites, update your custom sites accordingly to 
use the latest content. You can synchronize your content by using the 
Synchronize Custom Checks wizard. For more information, see 
More information:
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IBM BigFix Forum:

We hope you find this latest release of SCM content useful and effective. 
Thank you!

 -- The IBM BigFix Compliance team

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