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New Security Roles Emerge as Digital Ecosystems Take Over

Published: 29 June 2018

ID: G00347561

Analyst(s): Sam Olyaei


In an increasingly digital and interconnected world, mobile, cloud, IoT and OT connect to traditional IT. Security and risk management leaders will need to consider new security roles to confront the challenges of this ecosystem and to address a worsening skills shortage.

Table Of Contents


  • Digital Risk Officer
  • Chief of Staff for Security
  • Data Security Scientist
  • Security "Ombudsman"
  • Digital Ecosystem Manager
  • Watch for New Roles

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