This section provides an overview of security capabilities available for the ArcGIS platform components and current best practices. The ArcGIS platform enables customers to leverage the required GIS capabilities with the assurance that Esri continues to follow a robust and effective security framework. Esri is continually advancing the security of the entire mapping platform including:
- Cloud: ArcGIS Online, Esri Managed Cloud Services (EMCS) Advanced Plus
- Server: ArcGIS Server, Portal for ArcGIS
- Desktop: ArcGIS for Desktop, ArcGIS Pro
- Mobile: Collector for ArcGIS
Documents and Presentations
Reference these popular documents and presentations to learn about security, privacy and compliance for the ArcGIS Platform.
Overview of product and solution based security strategy, deployment strategies and details about the Esri Managed Cloud Services Advanced Plus FedRAMP Moderate offering as well as the ArcGIS Server Secure Technical Implementation Guide (STIG)
Detailed security answers relative to Esri Managed Cloud Services (EMCS) Advanced Plus for information security professionals (.pdf)
Detailed security answers relative to ArcGIS Online for information security professionals (.pdf). Updated in January 2017 to the newest version (3.0.1) of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM).
A presentation from the 2016 User Conference on Security, Privacy and Compliance for ArcGIS Online
A presentation from the 2016 User Conference on Enterprise GIS Security topics including: Trends, Strategy, Mechanisms, Server, Mobile, Cloud, EMCS Advanced Plus, and Compliance.
Article providing general TLS implementation guidance, ArcGIS Platform support, details of support across specific products and standard web server SSL/TLS/Cipher configuration guides.