Run the following command to determine the current status of the "auditd" service:
# service auditd status
If the service is enabled, it should return the following:
auditd is running...
If the service is not running, this is a finding.
Fix Text (F-19423r376848_fix)
The "auditd" service is an essential userspace component of the Linux Auditing System, as it is responsible for writing audit records to disk. The "auditd" service can be enabled with the following commands: