BitLocker provides full disk encryption for Windows devices; FileVault 2 for Macs. ISG recommends that faculty and staff who use laptops containing Brown Restricted Information (especially frequent travelers) should encrypt their devices. 

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Both BitLocker and FileVault come built into the respective operating systems. Review Learn About BitLocker (Encryption for Windows) and Learn About FileVault 2 (Encryption for Macs) for details.



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