The machine inactivity limit must be set to 15 minutes, locking the system with the screensaver.
Unattended systems are susceptible to unauthorized use and must be locked when unattended. The screen saver must be set at a maximum of 15 minutes and be password protected. This protects critical and sensitive data from exposure to unauthorized personnel with physical access to the computer.
Satisfies: SRG-OS-000279-GPOS-00109, SRG-OS-000163-GPOS-00072
Value Type: REG_DWORD Value: 0x00000384 (900) (or less, excluding "0" which is effectively disabled)
Fix Text (F-56847r829415_fix)
Configure the policy value for Computer Configuration >> Windows Settings >> Security Settings >> Local Policies >> Security Options >> "Interactive logon: Machine inactivity limit" to "900" seconds" or less, excluding "0" which is effectively disabled.