Number:  A000093
Creation Date:  2019-05-08
Category:  IMT Security
Effective Date:  2021-05-19
Last Reviewed:  2021-05-19
Version:  2.0
Scheduled Review Date: 2022-04-01
Security Classification:  Public
Status:  Approved


​​This standard is to support sections 5.1, 5.2, 5.4, 5.8-5.10, 5.24-5.27 of the Information Security Management Directive (ISMD).

Server hardening is a process of enhancing server security to ensure the Government of Alberta (GoA) is following industry best practices.

This standard applies to all GoA servers (e.g., application, web, database, and file servers), and identifies the minimum requirements for installing and managing server based resources.

Keywords: Server Hardening