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Securing Microsoft Office An objective, consensus-driven security guideline for the Microsoft Office Desktop Software.

An objective, consensus-driven security guideline for the Microsoft Office Desktop Software.

A step-by-step checklist to secure Microsoft Office:

For Microsoft Office 365 (CIS Microsoft 365 Foundations Benchmark version 1.0.0)

CIS has worked with the community since 2010 to publish a benchmark for Microsoft Office

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Other CIS Benchmark versions:

For Microsoft Office (CIS Microsoft Office Outlook 2016 Benchmark version 1.1.0)

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Want to skip most manual steps?

Arrow Assess and/or remediate

Only Available to CIS SecureSuite Members

Remediation Kit available for Benchmark version 1.1.0

CIS-CAT Pro is included with membership and can automatically test for compliance and remediate with this benchmark.

Information Hub : CIS Microsoft Office Benchmarks


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Pencil White paper 20 Feb 2019
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Pencil Blog post 19 Feb 2019
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