New accounts (UNIX)

Module: Account Integrity

This check reports accounts that were added after the last user snapshot update.

The following table lists the error message for the check.

Table: Error message for New accounts

Message String ID and Category

Platform and Message Numeric ID

Message Title and Description

Additional Information


Category: ESM Administrative Information

UNIX (5159)

Title: New user account

Description:The accounts listed below have been added to your system since the last time the Symantec ESM user snapshot was updated. If these accounts were not added by the system administrator, they may represent a security breach. Check all new accounts to be sure they are authorized. Then update your snapshot to include all authorized accounts.

Severity: yellow-1

Correctable: false

Snapshot Updatable: true

Template Updatable: false

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