Like all operating systems, Android lets you configure settings that make the device less secure. Sophos Intercept X for Mobile checks these security-related settings and gives recommendations for making your device more secure.
When Sophos Intercept X for Mobile is managed by Sophos Mobile, security-related system settings are configured by your organization.
The settings listed under Device security have different colors depending on their status:
- Green (Secure): The setting ensures the maximum possible device security.
- Red (Insecure): The setting might lead to security issues. Follow the recommendations to change it.
- Yellow (Unknown): Android devices have different settings depending on the device model and the Android version. If Sophos Intercept X for Mobile can’t determine if the setting is insecure, it’s shown in yellow. Consider changing it.
- Gray (Turned off): Checking is turned off. The setting is not taken into account when determining the device security status.
Tap a setting to change it or to learn more about how it impacts device security.