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Physical Security for your computer and other devices

Laptops are particularly vulnerable to theft and loss, and should be properly secured with a lock. Most laptops and desktop computers have built-in slots made to connect with a cable lock. These locks are available at most computer stores.

The general recommendations for physical security are the same for all devices, particularly smaller devices like laptops, hard disks, smartphones, music players, and flash drives:

Secure the locations of mobile devices as well, and remember access control procedures: