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CIS Mac OSX 10.6 (Snow Leopard) Benchmark Version 1.0.0 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)

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Target CPE Name
Apple Mac OS X 10.6 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.0 (View CVEs)

Checklist Highlights

Checklist Name:
CIS Mac OSX 10.6 (Snow Leopard) Benchmark
Checklist ID:
Version 1.0.0
Review Status:
Third Party: Center for Internet Security (CIS)
Original Publication Date:

Checklist Summary:

This document, Security Configuration Benchmark for Apple OS X 10.6, provides prescriptive guidance for establishing a secure configuration posture for Apple OSX 10.6. This guide was tested against Apple OSX 10.6. To obtain the latest version of this guide, please visit http://cisecurity.org. If you have questions, comments, or have identified ways to improve this guide, please write us at feedback@cisecurity.org.

Checklist Role:

  • Desktop Operating System
  • Operating System

Known Issues:

Not provided.

Target Audience:

This benchmark is intended for system and application administrators, security specialists, auditors, help desk, and platform deployment personnel who plan to develop, deploy, assess, or secure solutions that incorporate Apple OSX 10.6.

Target Operational Environment:

  • Managed

Testing Information:

Not provided.

Regulatory Compliance:

Not provided.


If you have questions, comments, or have identified ways to improve this guide, please write us at feedback@cisecurity.org.


CIS makes no representations, warranties, or covenants whatsoever as to (i) the positive or negative effect of the Products or the Recommendations on the operation or the security of any particular network, computer system, network device, software, hardware, or any component of any of the foregoing or (ii) the accuracy, reliability, timeliness, or completeness of the Products or the Recommendations. CIS is providing the Products and the Recommendations as is and as available without representations, warranties, or covenants of any kind.

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Change History:

Updated URL - 7/26/19


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NIST checklist record last modified on 07/26/2019