Security Settings

The following information is for people who administer their own computers.

Setting Login Banner

  • For Windows,
    • Open the local security policy (secpol.msc) as administrator
    • Open folders Security Settings --> Local Policies --> Security Options
    • Double click the setting "Interactive logon: Message text for users attempting to log on
    • Add the banner
      • Welcome to the College of Education and Human Development

        WARNING: Unauthorized use of this system is prohibited.  Such use may result in administrative or legal action or both against the user. You have no expectation of privacy except as otherwise provided by applicable privacy laws.  This warning is required by the Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Title 1 Administration Part 10 Department of Information Resources and the Information Resources Management ACT (IRMA).  By clicking "Ok" you hereby agree to comply with the terms listed above.

  • For MacOS, https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT202277

 

Mac Firewall configuration

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201642