Ohio University

PGP Encryption

Encryption software for use with sensitive data. Typical use cases include:

  • FERPA, HIPAA, PCI, intellectual property, or other data confidentiality obligations.
  • Devices that need to be encrypted and which need additional safeguards for the encryption keys, including the ability to recover a lost/forgotten key.

For personal device encryption, consider using the free Bitlocker.

Platform

  • Windows only.

Eligibility

  • University-owned computers only.

Cost

  • $135 per user for initial setup.
  • $29.48 annual subscription.

How to Purchase

Contact the IT Service Desk with the following information:

  • OHIO ID of each user who needs a subscription.
  • Departmental account number for billing.