ITScore for Information Security

Archived Published: 21 June 2013 ID: G00239171

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A comprehensive information security program can significantly limit enterprise exposure to business-critical risks. CISOs must continuously assess and improve the maturity of risk control processes, and Gartner's ITScore maturity assessment can help.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • An Introduction to the ITScore Approach to Information Security Maturity
    • Measured Dimensions
  • Overview of Maturity Levels or Phases
  • Level Descriptions
    • Level 1: Initial
    • Level 2: Developing
    • Level 3: Defined
    • Level 4: Managed
    • Level 5: Optimizing
  • How to Use This Assessment
    • Directions for Use
  • Recommended Reading
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