Why do I need to secure my mobile device?

The loss of mobile devices and the data they possess is of particular concern to the university. All members of the university community who store or access personal or confidential information on mobile devices should ensure that adequate protection is in place on their devices, including the use of strong passwords, and encryption where appropriate.

What should I do?

Learn how you can set up your Android and Apple iOS Devices with the latest security settings here.

Physically Protect Your Devices

Keep your computers and mobile devices physically safe and password-protected. If your computer or mobile device supports disk encryption consider enabling it. If your device has a “find” setting or app, turn it on to help you locate it if it goes missing.