Connecticut State Colleges & Universities
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McAfee Drive Encryption

Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (ConnSCU) is committed to protecting the Protected Confidential Information (PCI Identity Data) of our students, faculty and staff. A major risk area identified in the Information Security Risk Assessment is PCI Identity data stored on devices that could be lost or stolen. ConnSCU will utilize McAfee Drive Encryption to encrypt these devices to protect the data.

End User

End User Guide

First Time Login

 

McAfee File and Removable Media Protection

McAfee File and Removable Media Protection can be used to encrypt USB Drives or CDs.  This would then require a password to access the device.  Any device that contains sensitive information should use this method to secure the data.

Encrypting Removable Media User Guide

 

The Endpoint Encryption software is dependent on a secure password.  All passwords should follow the Password Policy: http://www.commnet.edu/it/policy/password-policy.asp