Gartner Research

Board-Ready Slides for Cybersecurity and Technology Risk: Sample Narrative — Hacked

Published: 03 March 2016

ID: G00255248

Analyst(s): Jeffrey Wheatman , Rob McMillan , Paul Proctor

Summary

It's critical for security and risk management leaders to provide board-relevant and business-aligned information that abstracts out direct technology references. Gartner describes the content for an effective board presentation on cybersecurity risk in a narrative about a security incident.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Slide 1: The Headlines
    • Key Concept
    • Content and Narrative
  • Slide 2: What Happened
    • Key Concept
    • Content and Narrative
  • Slide 3: The Impact
    • Key Concept
    • Content and Narrative
  • Slide 4: Why It Happened
    • Key Concept
    • Content and Narrative
  • Slide 5: Damage Mitigation and Business Recovery
    • Key Concept
    • Content and Narrative
  • Slide 6: Remediation
    • Key Concept
    • Content and Narrative
  • Slide 7: Approval
  • Some Final Advice

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