Computers provided to staff and students at Griffith University include essential security settings, such as Same Sign On (SSO), anti-virus software, and automatic operating system and application patching. For information on protecting your own personal (non Griffith) computer, please see Cyber Safe Travelling.
Mobile Device Security
Mobile devices are an integral part of studying and working at Griffith University. While mobile devices are not secured in the same way that desktop computers are, the following recommendations are best practice to limit risk.
keep Apple IOS, Android OS and Windows Phone operating systems updated.
set a SIM Passcode and Screen Lock.
- Apple - enabled once the passcode lock is configured
- Android - Settings, Security, Encrypt Device
- Windows - Settings, Systems, Device Encryption