Default Protections for Recommended Software

Apply recommended EMET protections to WordPad, Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Acrobat Reader, and Oracle Java

Supported on: Windows 10
Enable policy:
Registry PathValue NameValue TypeValue
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsWordpadREG_SZ*\Windows NT\Accessories\wordpad.exe
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsOutlookREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\OUTLOOK.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsWordREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\WINWORD.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsExcelREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\EXCEL.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsPowerPointREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\POWERPNT.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsAccessREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\MSACCESS.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsPublisherREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\MSPUB.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsInfoPathREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\INFOPATH.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsVisioREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\VISIO.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsVisioViewerREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\VPREVIEW.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsLyncREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\LYNC.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsPPTViewerREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\PPTVIEW.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsPicture ManagerREG_SZ*\OFFICE1*\OIS.EXE
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsAcrobatReaderREG_SZ*\Adobe\Reader*\Reader\AcroRd32.exe -MemProt
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\DefaultsAcrobatREG_SZ*\Adobe\Acrobat*\Acrobat\Acrobat.exe -MemProt
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\Defaultsjre6_javaREG_SZ*\Java\jre6\bin\java.exe -HeapSpray
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\Defaultsjre6_javawREG_SZ*\Java\jre6\bin\javaw.exe -HeapSpray
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\Defaultsjre6_javawsREG_SZ*\Java\jre6\bin\javaws.exe -HeapSpray
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\Defaultsjre7_javaREG_SZ*\Java\jre7\bin\java.exe -HeapSpray
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\Defaultsjre7_javawREG_SZ*\Java\jre7\bin\javaw.exe -HeapSpray
Software\Policies\Microsoft\EMET\Defaultsjre7_javawsREG_SZ*\Java\jre7\bin\javaws.exe -HeapSpray

Included products and mitigations:

- WordPad - all default mitigations

- Microsoft Office - all default mitigations, and ASR blocking flash*.ocx in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

- Adobe Acrobat - all default mitigations, and EAF+

- Adobe Acrobat Reader - all default mitigations, and EAF+

- Oracle Java - all default mitigations except HeapSpray


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