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Estimate Breach Impact And Costs To Drive Investments

Business Case: The Data Security And Privacy Playbook

December 3, 2018

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This is the Business Case report in The Data Security And Privacy Playbook For 2020.

Why Read This Report

In today's climate, businesses are taking a hard look at the risks associated with data misuse and privacy missteps. For security, risk, and privacy professionals to build a business case for investment in data security and privacy solutions, they must be able to quantify the impact these risks may have on the organization. This is an update of a previously published report; Forrester reviews and updates it periodically for continued relevance and accuracy.

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Table of Contents

  • Calculating The Cost Of A Breach? Proceed With Caution
  • GDPR And More: Regulatory Penalties Will Pack A Punch
  • Estimate The Cost Of A Breach To Justify Data Security Investments
  • Recommendations

  • Use Tailored Cost Estimates To Prioritize Investment And Impact
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