Network WLAN Controller Platform STIG Version Comparison
Network WLAN Controller Platform Security Technical Implementation Guide
There are 1 differences between versions v7 r1 (July 23, 2021) (the "left" version) and v7 r2 (April 27, 2022) (the "right" version).
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The WLAN inactive inactive/idle session timeout must be set for 30 minutes or less.
1. Review the relevant configuration screen of the WLAN controller or access point. 2. Verify the inactive/idle session timeout setting is set for 30 minutes or less. If this the inactive/idle session timeout is not set to 30 minutes or less for the entire WLAN WLAN, or the WLAN does not have the capability to enable the session timeout feature, this is a finding.
A WLAN session that never terminates due to inactivity may allow an opening for an adversary to highjack the session to obtain access to the network.
Set the WLAN inactive inactive/idle session timeout to 30 minutes or less.