Gartner Research

Bank CIOs Must Address the Security Risks of Wearables Now

Published: 15 July 2015

ID: G00274657

Analyst(s): Angela McIntyre, Stessa Cohen


Even if they have not deployed a wearable banking app, bank CIOs cannot afford to wait to recognize and address the subtle differences in risks that wearables bring in bank branches, boardrooms and corporate offices. Our best practices will help them get started with this business-critical effort.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Promote Transparency About Customer Data
    • Bank CIO Actions
  • Update Bank Mobile Device Management Policies to Include Wearables
    • Bank CIO Actions
  • Include Wearable App Security as Part of the Bank's MDM Strategy
    • Bank CIO Actions

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