Security+ Question of the Week: Clean Desk Policy


A clean desk policy requires?

A. Desks are free from debris or overt signs of wear and use
B. Anti-bacterial wipes are used to prevent the spread of germs and disease
C. Paperwork is filed away at the end of every work period
D. A user desktop must only contain OS elements


The correct answer is C.

Domain: 2.4. A clean desk policy is a company rule that states that paperwork must be filed away at the end of every work period. This prevents confidential, sensitive, or private information from being exposed to disclosure or theft when left on a desk or in unlocked containers.

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