AU-08 Time Stamps

    Control: The information system provides time stamps for use in audit record generation.

    Supplemental Guidance: Time stamps (including date and time) of audit records are generated using internal system clocks.

    Control Enhancements: (1) The organization synchronizes internal information system clocks [Assignment: organization- defined frequency].

    Baseline: LOW AU-8 MOD AU-8 (1) HIGH AU-8 (1)

    Family: Audit And Accountability

    Class: Technical

    ISO 17799 mapping: 10.10.6

    COBIT 4.1 mapping: None.

    PCI-DSS v2 mapping: 10.4