BSD Mobile Device Encryption
The following are safeguards you can use to reduce the risk of someone accessing personal and organizational data when your mobile device is lost or stolen.
What you need to know:
- Plug your device into the charger before encryption.
- If you interrupt the process, you will lose some or all of your data.
IOS version 4.0 or higher with a passcode set will automatically be encrypted.To configure a passcode for your device:
See Apple support to enable data protection: https://www.apple.com/business/site/docs/iOS_Security_Guide.pdf
Android version 4.4 or above can be encrypted with a built in “Encrypt your phone” functionality.To turn on the encryption: