Security and Compliance


Oracle Solaris 11 is a complete, integrated, and open platform engineered for secure and compliant enterprise cloud environments. Oracle Solaris combines the power of industry standard security features, unique security and anti-malware capabilities, and compliance management tools for low risk application deployments and cloud infrastructure. Oracle hardware systems and software in silicon provide the anti-malware trust anchors, accelerate cryptography, and help protect from memory attacks with ADI, NX, and SMEP.

Oracle Solaris:
  • Provides a more secure enterprise cloud
  • Provides a more secure application lifecycle
  • Provides a more compliance infrastructure
  • Provides a more secure application
  • Provides a more secure infrastructure
  • Is an assured and tested low risk platform


 Data Sheet - Oracle Solaris 11 - Engineered for Public Sector
 Data Sheet - Oracle Solaris 11 Engineered for Security Designed for Compliance
 Blog Post - Oracle Solaris 11.2 Compliance Framework Overview
 White Paper - Oracle Solaris 11 and PCI DSS, Coalfire Systems, Inc
 Benchmark - Security Configuration Benchmark for Oracle Solaris 11, the Center for Internet Security
 How to Guide -  How to Apply Read-Only Protection with Oracle Solaris Immutable Zones
 How to Guide - Oracle Solaris 11 Security: What's New For Developers
 How to Guide - Oracle Solaris Audit Quick Start
 Documentation - Oracle Solaris 11 Security Guidelines
 Documentation - Oracle Solaris 11.2 Compliance Guide
 How to Guide - Application Containment via Sandboxing
 How to Guide - Oracle Solaris Extended Policy and MySQL
 Product Documentation - Security Services
 Product Documentation - Developer's Guide to Oracle Solaris 11 Security
 How to Blog - Compliance Reporting with SCAP


 Blog: Security in Silicon (ADI)
 What is ADI?
 The Fine-Grained Security Controls in Oracle Solaris
 Security Capabilities and Design in Oracle Solaris 11
 Oracle Software Security Assurance
 Oracle Critical Patch Updates and Security Alerts