Gartner Information Technology Research

Financials of the CISO Organizations

Published: 10 March 2020

ID: G00467532

Analyst(s): Consult the Board Research Team


This 2-min summary contains inputs from ten members for benchmarking financials of their CISO organizations. It reports various financial metrics such as members' total revenues, along with their IT and CISO organization budgets. The summary ends by exploring whether member organizations follow the NIST framework and ascertains if they have taken any initiatives that have temporarily inflated or decreased their overall budgets.

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