Gartner Research

Improve Security Risk Assessments in Change Management With Risk Questionnaires

Published: 29 March 2011

ID: G00211702

Analyst(s): Kris Brittain, Andrew Walls


Changes to IT infrastructure are a normal occurrence in IT operations, but can threaten security. To improve change assessment related to security, infuse security risk elements into the overall IT change management process.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Use a Risk Questionnaire
  • Evaluating the Composite Risk
  • Interpretation of the Composite Risk Score
  • Maintaining Assessment Performance and Accuracy

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