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Publications archive

The publications archive contains past advice generally relating to old software, technology or events.

Current advice is listed on the Publications page.

Title Audience / type Published
Know and Minimise Your Vulnerabilities Before They Are Used Against You Everyone 20/12/2012
Top 4 Mitigation Strategies Senior managers 15/10/2012
Wireless Network Security Senior managers 30/01/2012
Cost of Compromise Government agencies 18/06/2014
Cyber Security Picture 2013 Government agencies 23/06/2014
Personal Computing and the Implications for Agency Networks Government agencies 20/08/2012
BlackBerry Hardening Guide (PDF) Hardening guide 28/07/2011
HGSDV Hardening Guide (PDF) Hardening guide 06/03/2009
Email Filtering and Mitigating Circumvention Techniques (PDF) Technical advice 15/05/2004
End of Support for Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Technical advice 28/02/2015
End of Support for Microsoft Windows Vista and Office 2007 Technical advice 04/11/2016
End of Support for Microsoft Windows XP and Office 2003 Technical advice 16/07/2014
Perfect Forward Secrecy Technical advice 10/02/2015
Wireless Network Security – Technical Advice Technical advice 30/01/2012
ASD Advice on Apple Release of iOS 7 Broadcast 16/10/2013
Changes to DSD’s Policy on Cryptographic Hash Function SHA-1 Broadcast 14/12/2011
DSD Advice on Patching Evaluated Products Broadcast 20/12/2012
DSD Advice regarding Release of Adobe Reader XI Broadcast 12/11/2012
DSD Approval for the Use of Suite B Cryptography for CONFIDENTIAL and above Broadcast 10/01/2013
Evaluation Pathway for Mobile Devices Broadcast 10/04/2014
Upcoming End of Support for Microsoft Windows XP SP3 and Microsoft Office 2003 Broadcast 15/10/2012
WPA2 Now a DSD-Approved Cryptographic Protocol Broadcast 16/06/2012