16.5: Encrypt Transmittal of Username and Authentication Credentials
CSF v1.1 References:
PF v1.0 References:
The next version of the control set incorporates all or part of this control into: 3.10: Encrypt Sensitive Data in Transit.
Ensure that all account usernames and authentication credentials are transmitted across networks using encrypted channels.
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