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Jenny Jones, a reporter at XYZ news, sent you an email inquiring about a potential leak of classified project information. How should you respond to Ms. Jones?

  1. Forward the e-mail to your personal e-mail so you can respond to Ms. Jones without getting yourself or your organization in trouble with the media.
  2. Contact Ms. Jones and offer an exclusive interview.
  3. Contact Ms. Jones and confirm the existence of the classified project listed but offer no additional details
  4. Refer Ms. Jones to your organization’s Public Affairs Office.