troubleshooting Question

Disabling Windows SYSTEM account

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We disabled local administrator account (which we rarely use & we'll boot from CD to enable it back when needed).

Audit now asks: there are 30 very critical PCs : can we also disable the SYSTEM account (which I think
Desktop Central or possibly SCCM) uses?  

What's the impact/implications of disabling SYSTEM?

can it be disabled?   Is it an interactive logon  or   this account doesn't allow Interactive logon?

Any MS or authoritative links recommending not to disable/delete it?
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