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China Summary Translation: 'Establish Successful Executive Security Governance in an Integrated IT/OT Environment'

Published: 28 February 2020

ID: G00466123

Analyst(s): Milly Xiang , Wam Voster


Implementing effective security governance in an integrated IT/OT environment is difficult because the two domains have different risk appetites and security requirements. Security and risk management leaders need a single governance structure to support both domains and balance their requirements.

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Establish Successful Executive Security Governance in an Integrated IT/OT Environment

  • Key Challenges



  • Implement a Unified Approach to Improve the Combined Risk Posture Across IT and OT
  • Establish a Single Governance Body With Senior Business Representatives
  • Create a Technical Advisory Board Consisting of Content-Knowledgeable Staff From Both IT and OT

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