Device Security Checklist
Phone and laptop security checklist.
Take these steps to protect your mobile devices
Keeping your mobile phone, tablet, and laptop safe while you travel is as simple as completing this checklist.
[ ] Put a password on your device.
[ ] Back up your data.
[ ] Put a contact number on your device.
[ ] Write down the serial number.
[ ] Install security software for better laptop theft protection.
[ ] Keep your device with you.
[ ] Don’t set apps and browsers to remember logins.
[ ] Store your device in the same place.
[ ] Keep your laptop closed when not in use.
Read the full Device Security Checklist.
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