Preventing unauthorised removal of documents.

  Mike D 11:26 22 Feb 10

We have a person who is copying and typing up documents for us. My boss wants to prevent any of this work being saved to removable media (USB or CD) and being teken out of our environment.
Can this be done?

  MAJ 11:29 22 Feb 10

Disable the USB ports and CD drive and make sure the PC can't access the internet?

  Mike D 13:11 22 Feb 10

I take you mean disabling them in Device Manager. I'll give it a go, thanks.

  bremner 13:25 22 Feb 10

It would be better to do so in the BIOS and then password protect BIOS access.

  MAJ 13:29 22 Feb 10

Disable them in the BIOS, Mike D, else they'll be reinstalled when the PC is rebooted, if you uninstall them using Device Manager.

  MAJ 13:41 22 Feb 10

I was typing when you posted. The BIOS password is an excellent addition, but don't forget it, Mike D.

  Mike D 15:04 22 Feb 10

Thanks for the help, much appreciated.

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