How do I setup Sophos Safeguard on OS X?

This tutorial applies to the following operating system:

macOS

Overview:

The installation will take place automatically, but encryption will not take place until a passphrase is set. These steps will help you begin the encryption process.

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Step 1:

You will be prompted to enter your OS X password.

You will be prompted to enter your OS X password.

Step 2:

The system will automatically begin encrypting. To check progress, Go to FileVault in the Security & Privacy menu of System Preferences.

The system will automatically begin encrypting

Step 3:

Once encrypted, you will need to use the password to turn the computer on. This password will be required every time the computer is turned on, or is rebooted.

Once encrypted, you will need to use the password to turn the computer on

Details

Article ID: 45
Created
Wed 12/6/17 11:05 AM
Modified
Tue 3/24/20 9:21 AM