Promoting better data security practices benefits the entire Cornell community. When Certified Desktop is installed on your system, it will help make your files safer, more secure, and better protected against loss—without interfering with your work.
Use the following to troubleshoot non-compliant values for Certified Desktop services for an individual computer. These data fields are found in Remedy Asset Management on the Cert Desktop tab for a particular device.
The Certified Desktop agreement specifies "all devices must employ a locking screensaver that requires a strong password to unlock, with a timeout (inactivity period after which locking occurs) not longer than 30 minutes." This page outlines technical details for tracking individual computer compliance with this requirement on Windows machines.