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External drives, thumb-drives and IT security

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Hi guys,

Not necesserily and technical question.  One of my clients, an accounting firm, worrying about the staff person brings in an outside hard drive and plugs it into an office computer?  Another leaving thumb-drives inserted into the computer and leaving for the night.  They see thumb-drives laying on top of the desk.
 
Should they worry about their IT security?  What should they be writing in the employee manual?

Please point me in the right direction, links, white paper, documents, etc.

Thank you!
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