CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1001) (#36)

A company has very strict rules regarding proprietary information leaving the premises. All computers host proprietary information. A technician is called to repair a computer on-site at the company’s corporate office. The technician identifies the troubleshooting steps to create a plan of action. The technician determines the computer needs to be taken off-site for repair. Which of the following should the technician do NEXT?

Check corporate policies for guidance.
Get authorization from the manager.
Delete proprietary data before leaving the building.
Remove the HDD and send the device for repair.