• Email Security Advisory

    This advisory serves as a reminder from the Commonwealth’s Chief Information Security Officer that forwarding Commonwealth email pertaining to official Commonwealth business to personal email accounts is a violation of the Commonwealth Enterprise Security Policies and Standards and therefore is prohibited.

  • Mobile Applications

    The Commonwealth Chief Technology Officer is issuing this Advisory Memorandum in response to questions raised relative to the use of Mobile Application Platforms for Secretariat/Agency use.

  • Mobile Devices

    The Commonwealth Chief Technology Officer is issuing this Advisory Memorandum in response to questions raised relative to the use of Mobile Devices for Secretariat/Agency deployment.

  • Windows 7 and Internet Explorer v. 8.0

    The Commonwealth Chief Technology Officer is issuing this Advisory Memorandum in response to questions raised about the use of Microsoft’s “Windows 7” (Win7) desktop operating system with Microsoft’s “Internet Explorer 8” (IE8) for secretariat/agency desktop configurations. ITD recently conducted a survey of Enterprise System leaders and Secretariat CIOs to determine compatibility of applications with Win7 and IE8, as well as any security or accessibility concerns. Early feedback from this survey, as well as initial test results proved predominately favorable.