Changed groups (UNIX)

Module: Account Integrity

This check reports groups that were changed after the last group snapshot update. Reported changes include group id and group membership.

The following table lists the error message for the check.

Table: Error message for Changed groups

Message String ID and Category

Platform and Message Numeric ID

Message Title and Description

Additional Information


Category: ESM Administrative Information

UNIX (5164)

Title: Changed system group

Description:The listed groups have been changed on your system since the last time the Symantec ESM group snapshot was updated. If these group changes were not made by the system administrator, they could represent a security breach. Check all group changes to be sure they are authorized. Then update your snapshot to include all authorized changes.

Severity: yellow-1

Correctable: false

Snapshot Updatable: true

Template Updatable: false

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