Gartner Research

Develop a Financial Risk Assessment for Data Using Infonomics

Published: 30 January 2019

ID: G00376428

Analyst(s): Richard Hunter , Brian Lowans , Douglas Laney


Security and risk management leaders lack methods to balance financial investment opportunities with the business risks related to data. New infonomics-based models will help them distill the financial risks caused by security, compliance or processing incidents.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Apply the Gartner Data Security Governance Framework to Identify Business Risks
  • Use Infonomics to Evaluate the Short- and Long-Term Financial Liabilities That Result From Business Risks Associated With Data Monetization
  • Incorporate Decision Matrices as Part of the Gartner Financial Data Risk Assessment for Each Dataset to Guide Appropriate Investment, Management or Security Mitigation Actions

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