Configure devices and computers securely
Keep software up to date and configure your security.
Keep it simple: use the University supported desktop ...
The easiest way to ensure your software is kept up to date and is configured securely, is to use one of the University Supported Desktop configurations. These are set up to keep up to date automatically, and have all the security software installed, and configured correctly.
... or use a computer managed by your School's IT service
Managing the computer yourself
If you are managing the configuration of your computer yourself, or just want to make sure your home computers are configured securely, follow the guidlelines here: