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Internet Explorer 11 STIG Version 1, Release 16 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)

SCAP 1.2 Content:

Supporting Resources:

Target:

Target CPE Name Product Category
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:- (View CVEs)
  • Web Browser

Checklist Highlights

Checklist Name:
Internet Explorer 11 STIG
Checklist ID:
492
Version:
Version 1, Release 16
Type:
Compliance
Review Status:
Final
Authority:
Governmental Authority: Defense Information Systems Agency
Original Publication Date:
02/28/2017
Checklist Group:
View

Checklist Summary:

The Internet Explorer (IE) 11 Overview, along with the IE11 Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG), provides the technical security policies, requirements, and implementation details for applying security concepts to Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 web browser. The IE11 web browser utilizes mobile code and Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) technologies to enable some of its features. The requirements described in this document are designed to implement the applicable Department of Defense (DoD) polices for those technologies. These policies are described in the Use of Mobile Code Technologies in Department of Defense (DoD) Information Systems (later referred to as the DoD Mobile Code Policy) and the Department of Defense Instruction, “Department of Defense (DoD) Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Public Key (PK) Enabling documents.

Checklist Role:

  • Web Browser

Known Issues:

Not Provided

Target Audience:

Not Provided

Target Operational Environment:

  • Managed
  • Specialized Security-Limited Functionality (SSLF)

Testing Information:

The Microsoft IE11 STIG was developed using a Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 installation on a system running Microsoft Windows 8.

Regulatory Compliance:

DoD Instruction (DoDI) 8500.01

Comments/Warnings/Miscellaneous:

Comments or proposed revisions to this document should be sent via email to the following address: disa.stig_spt@mail.mil. DISA Field Security Operations (FSO) will coordinate all change requests with the relevant DoD organizations before inclusion in this document. Approved changes will be made in accordance with the DISA FSO maintenance release schedule.

Disclaimer:

Not Provided

Product Support:

Not Provided

Point of Contact:

Comments or proposed revisions to this document should be sent via email to the following address: disa.stig_spt@mail.mil. DISA Field Security Operations (FSO) will coordinate all change requests with the relevant DoD organizations before inclusion in this document. Approved changes will be made in accordance with the DISA FSO maintenance release schedule.

Sponsor:

Not Provided

Licensing:

Not Provided

Change History:

Version 1, Release 6 - 03 August 2015
Updated status from "under review" to "final" - 22 June 2015
Version 1, Release 1 - 18 May 2014
Version 1, Release 2 - 30 October 2014
Version 1, Release 3 - 15 December 2014
Resubmit to change status to final
Version 1, Release 4 - 23 January 2015
Version 1, Release 6 - 03 August 2015
Changed status from "under review" to "final" - 11 September 2015
Version 1, Release 7 - 29 January 2016
3/8/2016 - Promote to Final
4/27/2016 - version 1 release 8
moved to FINAL - 6/7/2016
updated to v1, r9 - 07/22/2016
Updated to FINAL - 09/12/2016
Updated STIG to V1, R10 - 10-28-2016
updated to FINAL - 12/07/2016
Updated to Version 1, Release 11 - 01/27/2017
Updated to FINAL - 03/08/2017
Updated to Version 1, Release 12 - 02/28/2017
Update to FINAL - 04/24/2017
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Updated URL to reflect change to the DISA website - http --> https
updated to v1,r14 - 02/16/2018
Updated to FINAL - 3/18/2018
updated to v1,r15 - 4/25/18
Updated to FINAL - 5/25/18
updated to Version 1, Release 16 - 7/24/18
Added GPOs - 8/6/18
Updated to FINAL - 9/6/2018

Dependency/Requirements:

URL Description
https://iase.disa.mil/stigs/Documents/u_microsoft_ie11_stigs_release_memo.pdf Internet Explorer 11 STIG Release Memo

References:

Reference URL Description

NIST checklist record last modified on 09/07/2018