Gartner Research

How to Avoid Becoming the Next Target and Retail Breach Victim

Published: 25 March 2014

ID: G00260469

Analyst(s): Avivah Litan


Retailer breaches abound and cause substantial financial damage to its victims. Here's a series of tactical and strategic steps your enterprise can take to avoid becoming the next Target.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Stop the Breaches in the First Place by Not Letting Hackers Get Access to Your Network
  • Prevent Malware Installation and Operation
  • Detect Breaches That Get Through as Quickly as Possible
  • Appendix: Gartner's Adaptive Security Architecture (ASA)

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