Security Awareness

Information Security Awareness: Encrypt Your Critical Data

  • Data Handling Procedures
    • RED and ORANGE data should not be stored in some places like on personally owned devices and flash drives and…
    • must be encrypted in other places, like on WCU-owned PCs, OneDrive and Mercury and…
    • RED data should not be transmitted via Email, but ORANGE data can be sent in an encrypted Email. 
  • IT Policy 10.1a Use of Cryptographic Controls
    • Defines the areas where encryption is to be used and links to procedures
  • Procedures for Encrypting Data
    • Explains how to encrypt Email, files and folders

Video: Encryption in simple terms

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