Microsoft's USGCB Tech Blog

A technical resource to help implement the US Govt Configuration Baseline (USGCB) on the Windows platform.

July, 2007

Posts
  • Kicking off the FDCC blog

    Current Status On March 19, Karen Evans, Administrator, Office of E-Government and Information Technology for the Office of Management and Budget, sent a memo to all Federal government CIO’s requiring agencies to move to a standard configuration...
  • Secure Standard Desktop Configuration for Government Technology Exchange on August 1

    The Federal CIO Council is hosting a workshop on the FDCC that will include speakers from federal agencies, Microsoft, and other vendors on August 1, 2007 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center . Session topics include the OMB's...
  • Resources

    Microsoft Resources Security Guidance: Windows Vista Security Guide Windows XP Security Guide Windows Server 2003 Security Guide Threats and Countermeasures: Security Settings in Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP...
  • About the bloggers...

    Mandy Tidwell, Senior Consultant MCS – Federal Practice As a Senior Consultant with the MCS Federal Practice, Mandy assists U.S. Federal Government agencies with the design and implementation of Windows desktop deployments. Her primary focus...