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CrashPlan Cloud
CrashPlan for Small Business

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Code42 Support

Device Backup Defaults - Security settings reference (CrashPlan for Small Business)


This reference guide describes backup security settings for CrashPlan for Small Business. You can require users to enter their account password when opening the Code42 app.

Device backup security settings

To view or change the general device backup security settings, choose Device Backup from the navigation menu and click the Security tab.

Device Backup Default Settings - Security

Item Description
a Require account password to access Code42 app

Selected - Requires that the user enters the correct password to open the Code42 app.
Deselected - No password is required to open the Code42 app.

Require password for added security
We strongly recommend requiring the account password to open the Code42 app. If the device is lost, stolen, or infected with malware or ransomware, this helps protect backed-up files from being accessed or deleted by an unauthorized user.