GPO Update

Group Policy Objects (GPOs) have been updated for April 2022. See the Change Log document included in the zip file for additional information.

DISA Risk Management Executive posted the GPOs for use by system administrators to ease the burden in securing systems within their environment.

The GPOs can be found on Cyber Exchange website on the Group Policy Objects tab located at For users who do not have a CAC that has DOD certificates, the GPO is also available from

List of GPOs currently in the package:

Office Products
Access 2013
Access 2016
Excel 2013
Excel 2016
InfoPath 2013
Lync 2013
Office System 2013
Office System 2016
Office 2019-MS 365 Apps
OneDrive for Business 2016
Outlook 2013
Outlook 2016
PowerPoint 2013
PowerPoint 2016
Project 2013
Project 2016
Publisher 2013
Publisher 2016
Visio 2013
Visio 2016
Word 2013
Word 2016

Google Chrome
Internet Explorer 11
MS Edge

Windows Defender AV

Adobe Acrobat
Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Continuous
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous

Operating Systems
Windows 8 and 8.1
Windows 10
Windows Firewall
Windows 2012 R2 DC
Windows 2012 R2 MS
Windows Server 2016 (MS and DC)
Windows Server 2019 (MS and DC)