2.2.5.a: Unnecessary Functionality is RemovedInspect the configurations to verify that all unnecessary functionality is removed, such as drivers and features
Unnecessary functions can provide additional opportunities for attackers to gain access to endpoints. By removing unnecessary functionality, organizations can focus on securing the functions that are required and reduce the risk that unknown functions will be exploited. For example, removing unneeded drivers, FTP servers or database servers can substantially reduce the attack surface.
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