Manage the Digital Risks of Blockchain Initiatives

Published: 23 August 2018 ID: G00367441


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Digital transformation has become business transformation and optimization, and blockchain is a potential critical capability enabling that convergence. Security and risk management leaders require digital risk thinking and action to address blockchain risk.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Incorporate Risk Considerations That Address Value Transfer, Contractual, Resilience and Privacy Risks When Assessing Risks of Blockchain Initiatives
    • Develop a Simple Framework That Maps Strategic Risks With Operational and IT Risks Posed by Blockchain Initiatives for Identification and Assessment Purposes
    • Leverage Gartner’s Multilayered Model of Blockchain Security for Addressing Cybersecurity Risk to Business, Technical and Cryptographic Levels
    • Apply Gartner’s CARTA Framework to Address Particular Concerns of DevSecOps Activities in Handling Blockchain Initiatives Where Applicable
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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