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Access to iOS Passbook applications must be disabled.


Finding ID Version Rule ID IA Controls Severity
V-34173 WIR-MOS-iOS-70-02 SV-44626r1_rule ECWN-1 Medium
iOS Passbook allows applications to be accessed after the iOS device is locked. The icons for passbook enabled apps are shown on the device screen after the device is locked. Any sensitive data stored in the available application would be available if the iOS device is lost or stolen. Therefore, sensitive DoD data could be exposed.
Apple iOS6 Security Technical Implementation Guide 2014-10-07


Check Text ( C-42134r1_chk )
1. Make a list of all iOS security policies listed on the MDM server that have been assigned to iOS devices and review each policy.
2. Select each security policy iOS devices are assigned to, and in turn, verify the required settings are in the policy. Verify “Allow Passbook” is not enabled.

Mark as a finding if not set as required.

Note: If there is a finding, note the name of the policy in the Findings Details section in VMS/Component Provided Tracking Database.
Fix Text (F-38083r2_fix)
Disable access to Passbook in the iOS security policy.