[BESAdmin-Announcements] BigFix Compliance Updated CIS Checklist for RHEL 8 with bug fixes, published 2023-07-19

Announcements for BES Administrators besadmin-announcements at bigmail.bigfix.com
Tue Jul 18 12:56:49 PDT 2023

BigFix Compliance

Updated CIS Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 with bug fixes.

Security Benchmark:
CIS Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Benchmark, v2.0.0

Published Sites:
CIS Checklist for RHEL 8, site version 25
(The site version is provided for air-gap customers.)


  *   Fixed and Improved implementation for the following check: - Ensure /tmp is a separate partition.  - Ensure mounting of cramfs filesystems is disabled.  - Ensure mounting of squashfs filesystems is disabled.

  *   6.2.2 - Ensure all groups in /etc/passwd exist in /etc/group

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 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 https://help.hcltechsw.com/bigfix/10.0/compliance/Compliance/SCM_Users_Guide/c_using_synchronize_custom_checks_wiz.html

More information:
To know more about the BigFix Compliance SCM checklists, please see the following resources:

  *   BigFix Forum:
  *   BigFix Compliance SCM Checklists:

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

– The BigFix Compliance team

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