An endpoint is defined as any laptop, desktop, or mobile device.
Follow the minimum security standards in the table below to safeguard your endpoints. NOTE: All personally owned endpoints that are use to access (store or transmit) University data are required to adhere to these Minimum Security Standards.
|STANDARDS||RECURRING TASK||WHAT TO DO ?||LOW RISK||MODERATE RISK||HIGH RISK|
|Patching||✔||Apply security patches within seven days of publish. Use a supported OS version.||✔||✔||✔|
|Whole Disk Encryption Desktops||Enable FileVault2 for Mac, BitLocker for Windows. Install MDM on mobile devices.|
|Whole Disk Encryption Mobile Devices||Enable FileVault2 for Mac, BitLocker for Windows. Install MDM on mobile devices.||✔||✔||✔|
|Malware Protection and Intrusion Prevention||Install antivirus (Symantec End Protection (SEP) recommended).||✔||✔||✔|
|Backups||✔||Back up user data at least daily. Encrypt backup data in transit and at rest.||✔||✔||✔|
|Inventory||✔||Review and update records quarterly. Maximum of one node per record.||✔||✔||✔|
|Regulated Data Security Controls||Implement PCI DSS, HIPAA, FISMA, or export controls as applicable.||✔|
Require Duo two-factor authentication for interactive user and administrator logins.
|Security Training||✔||Complete annual Secure the Human Training.||✔||✔||✔|
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