| Note: If the IIS Application Pool is hosting Microsoft SharePoint, this is Not Applicable. |
Note: If the IIS Application Pool is hosting Microsoft Exchange and not otherwise hosting any content, this is Not Applicable.
Open the IIS 10.0 Manager.
Expand "Application Pools".
Perform the following for each Application Pool:
Highlight an Application Pool and click "Recycling" in the "Actions" pane.
In the Recycling Conditions window, verify at least one condition is checked as desired by the organization (e.g., Regular Time Intervals, Scheduled Time).
If no conditions are checked, this is a finding.
In the Recycling Events to Log window, verify at minimum the Recycling Events are selected that correspond to the conditions defined in the previous step (e.g., Regular Time Intervals, Scheduled Time).
If no events are selected, this is a finding.