WN10-00-000005 - Domain-joined systems must use Windows 10 Enterprise Edition 64-bit version - 64-bit


Features such as Credential Guard use virtualization based security to protect information that could be used in credential theft attacks if compromised. There are a number of system requirements that must be met in order for Credential Guard to be configured and enabled properly. Virtualization based security and Credential Guard are only available with Windows 10 Enterprise 64-bit version.

NOTE: Please review the benchmark to ensure target compliance.


Use Windows 10 Enterprise 64-bit version for domain-joined systems.

Supportive Information

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This security hardening control applies to the following category of controls within NIST 800-53: Configuration Management.This control applies to the following type of system Windows.