1.1.7 - AirWatch - Forget Wi-Fi networks to prevent automatic rejoin


This configuration causes an iOS device to forget Wi-Fi networks with which it has previously associated. It is recommended that networks be forgotten after each use in use cases where security is paramount.

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On the iOS device,
1. Tap Settings.
2. Tap Wi-Fi.
3. From the Choose a Network list or from the active network listing, locate the network SSID and tap the Detail Disclosure button next to the Wi-Fi network you want to forget (see note below).
4. Tap Forget this network.
5. Tap Forget on the confirmation dialog.

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Item Details


References: 800-53|AC-19

Plugin: MDM

Control ID: 4d1724321925caf83228eda7f2b9113c6b429fee7464b6795233288aacca9f8f