Gartner Research

Prevention Is Futile in 2020: Protect Information Via Pervasive Monitoring and Collective Intelligence

Published: 30 May 2013

ID: G00252476

Analyst(s): Neil MacDonald

Summary

Advanced targeted attacks make prevention-centric strategies obsolete. Securing enterprises in 2020 will require a shift to information- and people-centric security strategies, combined with pervasive internal monitoring and sharing of security intelligence.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Shift to an Information-Centric Security Strategy
    • Recommendations
  • Shift From Control-Centric to People-Centric Security
    • Best Practices/Recommendations
  • Shift Security Program Emphasis to Rapid Detection and Response
    • Recommendations
  • Incorporate Collective, Community-Based Security Intelligence Services
    • Best Practices/Recommendations

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