Gartner Research

Cybersecurity Scenario 2025: Outrageous Intelligence

Published: 15 June 2017

ID: G00330961

Analyst(s): Jeffrey Wheatman, F. Christian Byrnes

Summary

Future CISOs must change the ways they manage and communicate about risk in the future of digital business. Successful security and risk management leaders should leverage Gartner's Cognition/Sentiment Model to make better risk trade-offs and lead the conversation at the board level.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Introducing Gartner's Cognition/Sentiment Model
  • Under Pressure: Decision Making by Future Security and Risk Management Executives
    • X-Axis Analysis — Decisions: Instinct to Intelligence
    • Y-Axis Analysis — Communication: Outrage to Apathy
  • Quadrant Analysis
    • Outrageous Instinct
    • Intelligent Outrage
    • Apathetic Intelligence
    • Apathetic Instinct
  • Change Is the Constant: Preparing for 2025
  • Conclusions

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