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Technology Product Managers Must Focus on Industry-Specific Security Imperatives to Remain Competitive

Published: 29 January 2019

ID: G00381640

Analyst(s): Katell Thielemann


The security threat landscape targets unique high-value assets and business models of vertical industries. As attacks escalate and regulators scrutinize industry accountability, technology product managers must include industry-specific cybersecurity requirements in their product roadmaps.

Table Of Contents


  • Cybersecurity Attacks Present a Clear Danger Across All Industries, With Unique Characteristics Within Industries
  • Cybersecurity Regulations Are Increasingly Industry-Specific
  • Privacy and Cybersecurity Regulations Are Often Intertwined
  • Cybersecurity Is Top of Mind for CIOs
  • Recommendations

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