Checklist Repository

The National Checklist Program (NCP), defined by the NIST SP 800-70, is the U.S. government repository of publicly available security checklists (or benchmarks) that provide detailed low level guidance on setting the security configuration of operating systems and applications.

NCP provides metadata and links to checklists of various formats including checklists that conform to the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP). SCAP enables validated security products to automatically perform configuration checking using NCP checklists. For more information relating to the NCP please visit the information page or the glossary of terms.
Please note that the current search fields have been adjusted to reflect NIST SP 800-70 Revision 4.

Search for Checklists using the fields below. The keyword search will search across the name, and summary.

There are 558 matching records. Displaying matches 1 through 20.

Name (Version) Target Authority Last Modified Resources
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous Track STIG (Ver 2, Rel 1) Adobe Acrobat Reader
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous Track STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 1
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous Track STIG - Ver 2, Rel 1
Canonical Ubuntu 18.04 LTS for Ansible (Version 2, Release 2) Canonical Ubuntu 18.04 LTS for Ansible
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 16 AMD64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 16 i686
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 18 AMD64
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Canonical Ubuntu 18.04 LTS for Ansible STIG - Ver 2, Rel 2
CIS Microsoft IIS 8 Benchmark (1.5.0) Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 8.0
Center for Internet Security (CIS)
09/16/2021 Prose - CIS Microsoft IIS 8 Benchmark, 1.5.0
CIS CISCO Firewall Benchmark (4.1.0) Cisco ASA 8
Cisco ASA 9
Center for Internet Security (CIS)
09/16/2021 Security Template - CIS CISCO Firewall Benchmark
Microsoft Windows Server 2016 STIG (Version 2, Release 2) Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Microsoft Windows Server 2016 STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 1
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
GPOs - Group Policy Objects (GPOs) - July 2021
Machine-Readable Format - Microsoft Windows Server 2016 STIG for Chef - Ver 1, Rel 3
Machine-Readable Format - Microsoft Windows Server 2016 STIG for PowerShell DSC - Ver 1, Rel 3
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Microsoft Windows Server 2016 STIG - Ver 2, Rel 2
Windows Server 2012 / 2012 R2 STIG (Version 3, Release 2) Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 DC STIG Benchmark - Ver 3, Rel 1
SCAP 1.2 Content - Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 MS STIG Benchmark - Ver 3, Rel 1
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
GPOs - Group Policy Objects (GPOs) - July 2021
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Microsoft Windows 2012 and 2012 R2 DC STIG- Ver 3, Rel 2
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Microsoft Windows 2012 and 2012 R2 MS STIG - Ver 3, Rel 2
Canonical Ubuntu 18.04 LTS STIG (Ver 2, Rel 4) Canonical Ubuntu Linux 18.04 LTS
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Canonical Ubuntu 18.04 LTS STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 3
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 16 AMD64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 16 i686
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 18 AMD64
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Canonical Ubuntu 18.04 LTS STIG - Ver 2, Rel 4
Canonical Ubuntu 16.04 STIG (Ver 2, Rel 3) Canonical Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Long Term Support)
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Sunset - Canonical Ubuntu 16.04 LTS STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 3
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 16 AMD64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 16 i686
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Ubuntu 18 AMD64
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Sunset - Canonical Ubuntu 16.04 LTS STIG - Ver 2, Rel 3
Windows 10 STIG (Version 2, Release 2) Microsoft Windows 10
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Microsoft Windows 10 STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 2
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
GPOs - Group Policy Objects (GPOs) - July 2021
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Microsoft Windows 10 STIG - Ver 2, Rel 2
Microsoft Windows Server 2019 (Ver 2, Rel 2) Microsoft Windows Server 2019
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Microsoft Windows Server 2019 STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 1
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
GPOs - Group Policy Objects (GPOs) - July 2021
Machine-Readable Format - Microsoft Windows Server 2019 STIG for Chef - Ver 1, Rel 2
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Microsoft Windows Server 2019 STIG - Ver 2, Rel 2
Apple OS X 10.15 STIG (Ver 1, Rel 5) Apple OS X 10.15
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Mac OS X x86 64
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Apple OS X 10.15 STIG - Ver 1, Rel 5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 STIG (Ver 2, Rel 4) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.0
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 4
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 6 i686
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 6 x86 64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 7/Oracle Linux 7/SLES12 x86 64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 8 x86 64
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 STIG - Ver 2, Rel 4
Oracle Linux 7 STIG (Ver 2, Rel 4) Oracle Linux 7
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Oracle Linux 7 STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 4
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 6 i686
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 6 x86 64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 7/Oracle Linux 7/SLES12 x86 64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 8 x86 64
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Oracle Linux 7 STIG - Ver 2, Rel 4
Apple macOS 11 STIG (Ver 1, Rel 3) Apple macOS 11.0 (Big Sur)
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Mac OS X x86 64
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Apple macOS 11 (Big Sur) STIG - Ver 1, Rel 3
Windows Firewall STIG and Advanced Security STIG (version 1, release 7) windows firewall
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Microsoft Windows Firewall STIG Benchmark - Ver 1, Rel 7
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
GPOs - Group Policy Objects (GPOs) - July 2021
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Microsoft Windows Firewall STIG and Advanced Security STIG - Ver 1, Rel 7
Red Hat 7 STIG (Ver 3, Rel 4) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - RHEL 7 STIG Benchmark - Ver 3, Rel 4
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 6 i686
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 6 x86 64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 7/Oracle Linux 7/SLES12 x86 64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 8 x86 64
Machine-Readable Format - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 STIG for Ansible - Ver 3, Rel 4
Machine-Readable Format - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 STIG for Chef - Ver 3, Rel 4
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 STIG - Ver 3, Rel 4
Red Hat 6 STIG (Version 2, Release 2) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Sunset - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 2
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 6 i686
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 6 x86 64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 7/Oracle Linux 7/SLES12 x86 64
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 RHEL 8 x86 64
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Sunset - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 STIG - Ver 2, Rel 2
Microsoft Windows Defender Antivirus STIG (Ver 2, Rel 2) Microsoft Windows Defender
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Microsoft Windows Defender Antivirus STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 1
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
GPOs - Group Policy Objects (GPOs) - July 2021
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Microsoft Windows Defender Antivirus STIG - Ver 2, Rel 2
Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (Version 2, Release 1) Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - Microsoft .Net Framework 4 STIG Benchmark - Ver 2, Rel 1
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - Microsoft .Net Framework 4.0 STIG - Ver 2, Rel 1
McAfee Antivirus 8.8 STIG (Version 5, Release 21) Mcafee Virusscan Enterprise 8.8.0
Defense Information Systems Agency
09/16/2021 SCAP 1.2 Content - McAfee VirusScan 8.8 Local Client STIG Benchmark - Ver 1, Rel 3
SCAP 1.2 Content - McAfee VirusScan 8.8 Managed Client STIG Benchmark - Ver 1, Rel 3
Automated Content - SCC 5.4.2 Windows
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - McAfee Virus Scan 8.8 Local Client STIG - Ver 5, Rel 16
Standalone XCCDF 1.1.4 - McAfee VirusScan 8.8 Managed Client STIG - Ver 5, Rel 21
* This checklist is still undergoing review for inclusion into the NCP.