Gartner Research

Develop a Pragmatic Vision and Strategy for Digital Business Security

Published: 25 October 2017

ID: G00340339

Analyst(s): Tom Scholtz


Digital business challenges the conventions of information risk and security management. Security and risk management leaders must develop a coherent digital security program based on a clear vision and strategy.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Develop a Comprehensive Strategic Vision for Dealing With the New Challenges of Digital Business Security
  • Institute an Annual Security Strategy Planning Process
  • Respond to the Specific Security Risk Impacts of Digital Business, Such as the Changing Nature of Trust and the Increasing Autonomy of Users
    • Establishing and Maintaining Digital Trust
    • Attracting and Recruiting Staff
    • Focus on the Application and Data Layers
    • Deal With the Human Aspects
  • Monitor and Adapt Actively to Changes in Digital Business Security Realities Over the Next Five Years

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