Gartner Research

How to Use the Data Security Governance Framework

Published: 27 April 2018

ID: G00351128

Analyst(s): John Girard, Deborah Kish, Bart Willemsen , Brian Lowans


Digital businesses create value from growing volumes of data, but must not ignore the growing business risks and liabilities. Security and risk management leaders should develop a data security governance framework to mitigate the risks caused by security threats, data residency and privacy issues.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Collaborate With the CDO and DPO to Classify and Identify Datasets Affected by Business Risks
  • Use CARTA to Choose Security Policy Rules and Functionalities to Mitigate Risks
  • Review Security Policy Rules Quarterly, or If Business Risks Change

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