Make A Declaration — Archive

Important: The OVAL Compatibility Program was moved to "archive" status in December 2009, and replaced with the "OVAL Adoption Program." Under the OVAL Adoption Program product validation is performed by an external organization, allowing the OVAL Team to focus on educating vendors on best practices regarding the use and implementation OVAL and on how OVAL can continue to evolve as needed by the community.

Refer to the OVAL Adoption Program section for addition information and to review all products and services listed.

To begin the declaration process, send an email to requesting a Declaration Form along with your company name, contact information, the type of product, and the name of the product or service. You will receive specific instructions for completing and submitting additional information as the process continues.

Summary of the process:

1. Review the OVAL Compatibility Program description and the "Requirements and Recommendations for OVAL Compatibility" document posted on the OVAL Web site.

2. Email and request the "OVAL Compatibility Declaration Form."

3. Review Authority emails you the declaration form.

4. Complete the form and return it to

5. The form is reviewed by the Review Authority and the product or service is added to the list of Declarations to be OVAL-Compatible on the OVAL Web site.

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Page Last Updated: December 17, 2009