10 things you should have already done to secure your laptop
Source: Scott Lowe
Protecting a laptop from theft is really a two tier process. Not only do you want to protect the physical taking of a laptop, you also want to protect the data on the laptop if it is actually lost. When it comes down to it, the data on a stolen laptop is really the asset you are trying to protect. This 10 Things list describes steps you can and should take to protect your laptop from theft and from the compromise of any data it may contain.
This download is also available as an entry in the TechRepublic 10 Things blog.