Encryption Standards

The following list of encryption technologies are approved for use on University of Connecticut information technology resources:

For Windows:

  • Microsoft Bitlocker with key escrow (Can be provided by UITS)
  • Any encryption product supporting the following:
    • Key escrow
    • Direct decryption support in the most current version of Encase Forensic software

For Linux or Macintosh:

  • Any encryption product supporting the following:
    • Key escrow
    • Direct decryption support in the most current version of Encase Forensic software

This standard supports the Confidential Data Handling Policy