DoD CIO Memo - May 29, 2012
The Department of Defense requires its "Five Eyes" (FVEY) partner nations (Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and the United Kingdom) to use Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) for secure communication with DoD personnel on the Nonsecure Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPRNet), and authentication to DoD NIPRNet websites. In February 2006, the FVEY partner nations signed an Annex to the Combined Joint Multilateral Master ...
DON CIO Memo - November 20, 2012
To maintain security and facilitate the support requirements of the Department's General Officer (GO)/Flag Officer (FO)/Senior Executive Service (SES), the issuance of Alternate tokens to GO/FO/SES personnel and their designated staff is permitted.
DoD CIO Memo - February 21, 2013
This memo details the Department of Defense's goal to move towards compliance with the federal guidance through planned and budgeted technology refreshes and upgrades. In order for DoD to issue and utilize SHA-256 cards in accordance with federal requirements, it must first transition its IT infrastructure to support use of the SHA-256 algorithm.
DON Guidance - December 8, 2011
The Department of Defense Information Technology Portfolio Repository-Department of the Navy (DITPR-DON) process guidance document provides a comprehensive discussion of core DITPR-DON functionality and basic lifecycle transactions. This information will enable all users to gain the understanding necessary to perform the basic IT asset management functions of registering, transferring and archiving DON IT systems within ...
DON CIO Memo - July 1, 2011
This memo provides the Department of the Navy with execution guidance in response to Department of Defense (and Federal Government) direction to migrate to the use of a stronger cryptographic hash algorithm for network security (authentication activities including CAC logon and digital signatures).
DTG 211312Z APR11 - April 21, 2011
This Naval message updates guidance for requesting public key enablement waivers through the Department of Defense Information Technology Portfolio Repository-DON. While the requirement for a waiver for a system that is not public key enabled has not changed, the process was incorporated into the DON Enterprise Architecture compliance assessment.
DoD CIO Memo - October 27, 2010
This Department of Defense Deputy Chief Information Officer memorandum establishes the DoD's position on acceptance and use of qualified Personal Identity Verification Interoperable (PIV-I) credentials for access to DoD logical and physical resources. Where appropriate, DoD relying parties (e.g., DoD installation commanders or information systems owners) should accept electronically validated PIV-I credentials for ...
DTG 291445Z DEC 09 - December 30, 2009
This Naval message details the steps that must be taken by the Department of the Navy Deputy Chief Information Officers to ensure proper public key enablement of unclassified private web servers and applications. It also requires submission of a service-specific plan of actions and milestones by Jan. 31, 2010.
DTG 031859Z DEC 08 - December 5, 2008
This Naval message details policy changes that have been made as a result of an impact assessment and data call conducted by the DON CIO to understand where software certificates are used in the Department's unclassified environments.
DTG 122213Z MAY 08 - May 13, 2008
This Naval message announces increased attention being focused across the Department of the Navy to minimize the use of PKI software certificates.
DoD Memo - February 5, 2009
This Department of Defense policy memo requires the review of NIPRNET web sites to ensure proper configuration of mandatory/discretionary access controls on private web servers, web-based applications and web portals. It underscores the need for implementation of access controls for rules-based authorization decisions, in addition to use of Public Key Infrastructure for user authentication.
DTG 061525Z OCT 04 - December 18, 2007
This Naval message provides amplifying public key infrastructure implementation guidance.