Compliance  oval:gov.nist.fdcc.xp:def:146
Administrators and System User Have Full Access to the SYSTEMROOT/regedit.exe File  

The Administrators group and the System user should have full access to the SYSTEMROOT/regedit.exe file and all other users should have no file access privileges

Affected Platforms/Products

Platforms: windows (from OVAL definitions)
  • Microsoft Windows XP

References

  • CCE-2175-8
  • CCE-795

Criteria

The system is compliant
IF : All of the following are true
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP is installed oval:gov.nist.fdcc.xp:def:2
IF : All of the following are true
IF : The System user is granted full access to the file regedit.exe
windows : fileeffectiverights53_test :  The System user is granted full access to the file regedit.exe 
Zero or more of the objects listed below must exist on the system (not required to exist) (Existence check)
Windows : File Effective Rights 
path : [ datatype=string ]
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]
filename : regedit.exe
trustee_sid : s-1-5-18
standard_delete (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
standard_read_control (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
standard_write_dac (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
standard_write_owner (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
standard_synchronize (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_data (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_data (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_append_data (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_ea (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_ea (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_execute (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_delete_child (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_attributes (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_attributes (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
specified account is granted full control windows : fileeffectiverights53_state 
IF : There are no access privileges to file regedit.exe by users not part of the Administrators group or the System user
windows : fileeffectiverights53_test :  There are no access privileges to file regedit.exe by users not part of the Administrators group or the System user 
Zero or more of the objects listed below must exist on the system (not required to exist) (Existence check)
Windows : File Effective Rights 
Intersection set: (Items that match both of the object or set definitions listed below)
Complement set : (Items that match the first object or set definition except the ones that match the second object or set definition)
Windows : File Effective Rights 
behaviors : [ resolve_group=true ]
path : [ datatype=string ]
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]
filename : regedit.exe
trustee_sid : .* [ operation=pattern match ]
Windows : File Effective Rights 
path : [ datatype=string ]
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]
filename : regedit.exe
trustee_sid : s-1-5-18
Complement set : (Items that match the first object or set definition except the ones that match the second object or set definition)
Windows : File Effective Rights 
behaviors : [ resolve_group=true ]
path : [ datatype=string ]
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]
filename : regedit.exe
trustee_sid : .* [ operation=pattern match ]
Windows : File Effective Rights 
behaviors : [ resolve_group=true ]
path : [ datatype=string ]
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]
filename : regedit.exe
trustee_sid : s-1-5-32-544
standard_delete (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
standard_read_control (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
standard_write_dac (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
standard_write_owner (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
standard_synchronize (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
access_system_security (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
generic_read (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
generic_write (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
generic_execute (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
generic_all (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_data (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_data (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_append_data (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_ea (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_ea (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_execute (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_delete_child (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_attributes (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_attributes (equals) 0 (datatype=boolean)
specified account has no access privileges windows : fileeffectiverights53_state 
IF : The Administrators group is granted full access to the file regedit.exe
windows : fileeffectiverights53_test :  The Administrators group is granted full access to the file regedit.exe 
Zero or more of the objects listed below must exist on the system (not required to exist) (Existence check)
Windows : File Effective Rights 
path : [ datatype=string ]
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]
filename : regedit.exe
trustee_sid : s-1-5-32-544
standard_delete (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
standard_read_control (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
standard_write_dac (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
standard_write_owner (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
standard_synchronize (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_data (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_data (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_append_data (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_ea (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_ea (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_execute (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_delete_child (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_read_attributes (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
file_write_attributes (equals) 1 (datatype=boolean)
specified account is granted full control windows : fileeffectiverights53_state 

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