5.5: Establish and Maintain an Inventory of Service Accounts
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Control is new to this version of the control set and incorporates the following controls from the previous version: 3.3: Protect Dedicated Assessment Accounts, 20.8: Control and Monitor Accounts Associated with Penetration Testing.
Establish and maintain an inventory of service accounts. The inventory, at a minimum, must contain department owner, review date, and purpose. Perform service account reviews to validate that all active accounts are authorized, on a recurring schedule at a minimum quarterly, or more frequently.
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