Make sure that audit trails are not tampered with and not accessible to malicious individuals |
In order to prevent attackers from editing audit logs to hide their activity, it’s important to make sure that audit trails are properly secured from unauthorized access. Action1 help to address this aspect on the endpoints by automating the assessment of the audit log access configuration.
10.5.1: Limit Access to Audit Trails
Verify audit trail access rights and make sure only authorized personnel can view them
10.5.2: Protect Audit Trails from Modifications
Verify audit trail protection mechanisms from the access control perspective
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