General Chat Thread, Laptop BIOS Passwords - Best Practice in General; Do you set both the BIOS Supervisor and User passwords (obviously a different one for each) for your staff laptops?
4th July 2013, 09:12 AM #1
Laptop BIOS Passwords - Best Practice
Do you set both the BIOS Supervisor and User passwords (obviously a different one for each) for your staff laptops?
I do this and we've had some staff wibbling on about how they have to enter "too many passwords" - d'oh....... it's two ffs....! One for the BIOS and one to log on - hardly takes any time does it?!
4th July 2013, 09:18 AM #2
4th July 2013, 09:39 AM #3
we set only an admin password. The password is a formula so it can't be overlooked and used everywhere.
4th July 2013, 09:51 AM #4
Admin only - don't see the need for the other one.
4th July 2013, 10:23 AM #5
Admin only, given that they're encrypted.
4th July 2013, 10:27 AM #6
Admin only, after our annual security compliance audit's both Bios passwords and local admin passwords vary between departments\directorates.
4th July 2013, 11:36 AM #7
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