Does the storage not encrypted configuration vulnerability detection include SD cards

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Article ID: 184909

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Products

Endpoint Protection Mobile

Issue/Introduction

Does “Storage not encrypted” include external storage such as SD cards or is it only device?
"Device has a configuration vulnerability with storage not encrypted." Does this include SD cards or only device storage?

Cause

SEP Mobile can be configured to detect if mobile devices have been encrypted and mark them in violation of the security policy if they are not.

To configure this setting login to the MC and navigate to  Settings>Security>Mobile Security Policy Controls

And create the following rule:

Devices are marked as violating the policy if one of the following conditions is met:

Device has a configuration vulnerability: Storage not encrypted

Environment

Android

iOS

Resolution

The storage encryption configuration vulnerability detection is only for the device storage and does not include external storage such as SD cards.