Are your company’s tabletop exercises a good fit for today’s cyber threat landscape? A survey conducted by Osterman Research asking that question found that more than half of companies’ recent tabletop exercises addressed ransomware and data breaches, while three quarters of exercises considered business continuity effectiveness. The dual-continent survey also pointed to a recent uptick in exercises because of the COVID-19 pandemic. This article discusses the results, pandemic-crisis scenarios and takeaways with the survey’s author and other experts. See “Strategies and Tactics for Developing an Effective Tabletop Exercise (Part One of Two)” (Sep. 18, 2019); Part Two (Sep. 25, 2019).