Gartner Research

Innovation Insight for Cloud Security Posture Management

Published: 25 January 2019

ID: G00377795

Analyst(s): Neil MacDonald

Summary

Nearly all successful attacks on cloud services are the result of customer misconfiguration, mismanagement and mistakes. Security and risk management leaders should invest in cloud security posture management processes and tools to proactively and reactively identify and remediate these risks.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Definition
  • Description
  • Benefits and Uses
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks
  • Evaluation Factors
  • CSPM Alternatives
  • Recommendations
  • Representative Providers

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