Remote Desktop Services: Set time limit for disconnected sessions

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This setting controls how long a session will remain connected if it is unexpectedly terminated. Such sessions use system resources and pose a security risk. Disconnected sessions should be terminated after a certain time.

Remediation

Remote desktop services disconnected sessions time out should be enable and set to 1 Minute.
STIG: https://www.stigviewer.com/stig/windows_server_2012_member_server/2014-01-07/finding/V-3457

To configure it via GPO, Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Remote Desktop Services -> Remote Desktop Session Host -> Session Time Limits -> "Set time limit for disconnected sessions" to "Enabled", and "End a disconnected session" to "1 minute".



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