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An Apache web server that is part of a web server cluster must route all remote management through a centrally managed access control point.


Finding ID Version Rule ID IA Controls Severity
V-92445 AS24-W1-000700 SV-102533r1_rule Medium
A web server cluster is a group of independent Apache web servers that are managed as a single system for higher availability, easier manageability, and greater scalability. Without having centralized control of the web server cluster, management of the cluster becomes difficult. It is critical that remote management of the cluster be done through a designated management system acting as a single access point.
Apache Server 2.4 Windows Server Security Technical Implementation Guide 2020-06-17


Check Text ( C-91745r1_chk )
Review the <'INSTALL PATH'>\conf\httpd.conf file.

Verify the "mod_proxy" is loaded.

If it does not exist, this is a finding.

If the "mod_proxy" module is loaded and the "ProxyPass" directive is not configured, this is a finding.
Fix Text (F-98685r1_fix)
Edit the <'INSTALL PATH'>\conf\httpd.conf file and load the "mod_proxy" module.

Set the "ProxyPass" directive.

Restart the Apache service.