Release of PGP Desktop 10.2 and Update Alerts

PGP Desktop 10.2 has been released by Symantec. The Office of the Chief Information Officer will enable PGP software update alerts on December 4. Notifications will be sent to each computer that has PGP Desktop installed alerting customers that an update is available.

Affected Systems

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Mac OS X 10.5-10.7 Note: Mac OS X 10.4 is not supported by the PGP 10.2 client. The old 9.9.1 client will continue to be supported.

PGP Whole Disk Encryption provides comprehensive full disk encryption for all data on desktops, laptops, and removable media. PGP protects data from unauthorized access, providing strong security for intellectual property, customer and partner data. A PGP license is required.

For questions regarding PGP, contact your department network administer or the IT Service Desk at 8help@osu.edu.