12.8: Establish and Maintain Dedicated Computing Resources for All Administrative Work
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Incorporates the following controls from the previous version: 4.6: Use Dedicated Workstations For All Administrative Tasks, 11.6: Use Dedicated Machines For All Network Administrative Tasks, 11.7: Manage Network Infrastructure Through a Dedicated Network.
Establish and maintain dedicated computing resources, either physically or logically separated, for all administrative tasks or tasks requiring administrative access. The computing resources should be segmented from the enterprise's primary network and not be allowed internet access.
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