Microsoft Edge STIG Ver 1, Rel 1 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)

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Target CPE Name
Microsoft Edge cpe:/a:microsoft:edge:- (View CVEs)

Checklist Highlights

Checklist Name:
Microsoft Edge STIG
Checklist ID:
Ver 1, Rel 1
Review Status:
Governmental Authority: Defense Information Systems Agency
Original Publication Date:

Checklist Summary:

The Microsoft Edge Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) provides the technical security policies, requirements, and implementation details for applying security concepts to the Microsoft Edge web browser. Guidance for “Microsoft Edge Legacy”, the embedded version of Edge within a base Windows 10/Server operating system (OS) install, is contained within the associated OS STIGs. The guidance in this STIG is intended for “New Edge”, which is Chromium-based and installed as a separate package.

Checklist Role:

  • Web Browser

Known Issues:

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Target Audience:

Parties within the DoD and Federal Government’s computing environments can obtain the applicable STIG from the Cyber Exchange website at This site contains the latest copies of STIGs, SRGs, and other related security information. Those without a Common Access Card (CAC) that has DoD Certificates can obtain the STIG from

Target Operational Environment:

  • Managed
  • Specialized Security-Limited Functionality (SSLF)

Testing Information:

Not provided.

Regulatory Compliance:

DoDI 8500.01


Comments or proposed revisions to this document should be sent via email to the following address: DISA 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 maintenance release schedule.


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NIST checklist record last modified on 02/22/2021

* This checklist is still undergoing review for inclusion into the NCP.