| If the IIS 8.5 web server is not hosting any applications, this is Not Applicable. |
If the IIS 8.5 web server is hosting applications, consult with the System Administrator to determine risk analysis performed when application was written and deployed to the IIS 8.5 web server.
Obtain documentation on the configuration.
Verify, at a minimum, the following tuning settings in the registry.
Access the IIS 8.5 web server registry.
Verify the following values are present and configured. The required setting depends upon the requirements of the application.
Recommended settings are not provided as these settings have to be explicitly configured to show a conscientious tuning has been made.
Navigate to HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\HTTP\Parameters\
If explicit settings are not configured for "URIEnableCache", "UriMaxUriBytes" and "UriScavengerPeriod", this is a finding.