Securing the Internet of Things

Foundational Refreshed: 13 September 2017 | Published: 12 May 2016 ID: G00300281


New to Gartner?

Register with us for FREE access to this research document.



IoT creates a pervasive digital presence connecting organizations and society as a whole. New actors include data scientists; external integrators; and exposed endpoints. Security decision makers must embrace fundamental principles of risk and resilience to drive change.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
  • Research Highlights
    • Business Outcomes
    • Facilitator
    • Detect and Respond
    • People-Centric
    • Data Flow
    • Risk-Based
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
© 2016 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more

Call +1 855-515-4486 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.