12.17 Controlled Media Register

In order to maintain a robust data audit trail, all devices should bear a manufacturer’s serial number or tamper evident Unique Reference Number which shall be recorded in a dedicated register showing date registered, date released and data release reference.
This recommendation applies to, but is not limited to, the following:
  • PCs
  • Laptops
  • Computer Tablets
  • Portable Hard Drives
  • USB Memory Devices
  • DVDs 
  • Body Worn Cameras
  • Dash Cameras