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How to Manage Risks During Cost-Cutting Periods in Brazil

Published: 20 April 2016

ID: G00300277

Analyst(s): Claudio Neiva


Security leaders must ensure that cost-cutting does not create additional risks that exceed the enterprise's risk appetite. Risk assessment should guide IT's crisis-driven cost reduction initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Shift the Mindset From High/Low Risks to Good Risks Versus Bad Risks
  • Manage the Risks of Cost-Cutting Initiatives
  • Assess Risks to Support IT Cost Cutting
  • Conclusion

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