| Interview the System Administrator and Web Manager. |
Ask for documentation for the IIS 8.5 web server administration.
Verify there are documented procedures for shutting down an IIS 8.5 website in the event of an attack. The procedure should, at a minimum, provide the following steps:
Determine the respective website for the application at risk of an attack.
Access the IIS 8.5 web server IIS 8.5 Manager.
Select the respective website.
In the "Actions" pane, under "Manage Website", click on "Stop".
If necessary, stop all websites.
If necessary, stop the IIS 8.5 web server by selecting the web server in the IIS 8.5 Manager.
In the "Actions" pane, under "Manage Server", click on "Stop".
If there are not documented procedures with, at a minimum, the mentioned steps for stopping a website, this is a finding.