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Enterprise Architects and SRM Leaders Can Work Together to Harden Cybersecurity

Published: 24 June 2019

ID: G00383445

Analyst(s): James McGovern


Senior executives are aware of the impact that cybersecurity has on business outcomes; however, they struggle to determine what actions to take. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders should use this research to help security and risk management leaders harden security outcomes.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Embed Security Guidance via Architecture User Stories
  • Use Visual Storytelling Techniques to Illustrate Opportunities
  • Ensure Security Is Driven Into All Phases of SDLC
  • Use Roadmaps to Increase Transparency and Prioritize Decisions
  • Improve the Effectiveness and Understanding of Information Security Policies

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