MA-3(2): Inspect Media

Control Family:


CSF v1.1 References:

Threats Addressed:


  • Moderate
  • High

Previous Version:

Control Statement

Check media containing diagnostic and test programs for malicious code before the media are used in the system.

Supplemental Guidance

If, upon inspection of media containing maintenance, diagnostic, and test programs, organizations determine that the media contains malicious code, the incident is handled consistent with organizational incident handling policies and procedures.