2.2.13 Ensure HTTP Proxy Server is not enabled (Scored)

Level 1 - Server
Level 1 - Workstation 

Squid is a standard proxy server used in many distributions and environments.

If there is no need for a proxy server, it is recommended that the squid proxy be deleted to reduce the potential attack surface.

Run the following commands to verify squid is not enabled:

# systemctl is-enabled squid

Verify result is not “enabled”.

Run the following command to disable squid:

# systemctl disable squid
  • centos7/2/2/13.txt
  • Last modified: 2017/05/04 16:50
  • by Piotr Kłoczewski