Data encryption

You need to ensure that any personal or sensitive data provided to, or exchanged with, external organisations will be handled securely.

Loss and theft of unencrypted data


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What are the key things to know?

Loss, theft, or unauthorised disclosure of certain information could be detrimental to the University, its staff or students. Where the University is handling digital personal data that cannot be sufficiently secured by physical controls, the data must be encrypted.

More information

For more help on ways to protect your data, visit the encryption pages on the IT Help website. If you have any questions contact the IT Service Desk.

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