Gartner Information Technology Research

Secure Application Access by Applying the Imperatives of CARTA to Access Management

Published: 25 February 2020

ID: G00463550

Analyst(s): Michael Kelley , Abhyuday Data , Henrique Teixeira


Failure to mitigate the new risks that digital transformation initiatives are introducing will result in security and risk management leaders failing to protect their critical applications and services. A CARTA strategy is recommended for securing global application access.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Establish Security Controls That Enable the Ability to Respond to Changes to the User Session to Mitigate Application and User Risk
    • Session Establishment
    • Session Management
    • Session Termination
  • Implement Secure Architecture, Processes and Procedures to Ensure a Platform for Secure Application Access
  • Create Visibility for Defining When and How Controls Will Be Leveraged
    • Session Establishment
    • Session Management
    • Session Termination

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