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5 Ways EA Can Help the Organization Focus on Security

Published: 20 December 2019

ID: G00388114

Analyst(s): Tom Scholtz, James McGovern


Security threats cut across all areas of EA. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must take proactive approaches to build in security by design, while achieving targeted outcomes.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Align Roles to the Three Security Archetypes
  • Use Threat Modeling to Communicate Potential Security Threats
  • Map Threats to Value Streams and Business Capabilities
  • Prioritize Risks by Using Risk Rating Frameworks
  • Expose Vulnerabilities by Developing Misuse/Abuse Cases
  • Bottom Line

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