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Summary Translation: A Data Risk Assessment Is the Foundation of Data Security Governance

Published: 10 August 2020

ID: G00733572

Analyst(s): Brian Lowans

Summary

Organizations must mitigate the business/ financial risks of inadequate data protection, privacy controls and threats to data. Security and risk management leaders must identify and mitigate critical data and privacy risks through data risk assessments supporting defensible data security strategies.

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