GSX Quiz Answers

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1. When initially assessing the security effectiveness of recently deployed remote work programs, which area should be closely examined?

a. Governance
b. Data management
c. Unintentional insider risk
d. Device management
e. Employee engagement
f. All of the above

Answer is F) All of the above based on the Security Management article Remote Work Considerations in the COVID-19 Age.

2. According to statistics from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, what percentage of women say they have experienced one or more sexually based behaviors, including “unwanted sexual attention or sexual coercion,” inside or outside the workplace?

a. 15%
b. 30%

Answer: C) 60%. Read more about sexual harassment risk factors in the Security Management article How to Create a Culture to Prevent Harassment.

3. In 2019, the U.S. State Department introduced a new risk indicator on its individual country Travel Advisories. The new indicator is:

a. “K” for Kidnapping or Hostage Taking
b. “P” for Political Instability
c. “D” for Digital or Cyber Crime
d. “F” for Financial Crime or Corruption

Answer: A) “K” for Kidnapping or Hostage Taking. Learn more about kidnapping and ransom rates and trends in the Security Management article Adapting to Evolving Kidnapping Trends.

4. To connect with people more effectively in pandemic crisis communications, crisis management expert Helio Fred Garcia recommends starting communications with:

a. Clear directions or guidance
b. The latest statistics about the crisis
An expression of empathy
Debunking misinformation

Answer: C) An expression of empathy. Learn more from Garcia about diffusing stressed and emotional responses in the Security Management article  In Crisis Communications, Start with Empathy.

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